gerenuk

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noun ge·re·nuk \ˈger-ə-ˌnu̇k, gə-ˈre-nək\

Definition of gerenuk

plural

gerenuk

or

gerenuks

  1. :  a large-eyed antelope (Litocranius walleri) of eastern Africa with a long neck and limbs

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Origin and Etymology of gerenuk

Somali gáránúug


First Known Use: 1895


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