gerenuk

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

Definition of gerenuk

plural gerenuk or gerenuks
: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


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