leucoryx

noun
leu·​co·​ryx | \ ˈlükə(ˌ)riks \
plural leucoryxes also leucoryx

Definition of leucoryx

: a large chiefly pale brownish antelope of North Africa (Oryx leucoryx) related to the gemsbok

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History and Etymology for leucoryx

New Latin, from leuc- + Greek oryg-, oryx leucoryx

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“Leucoryx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leucoryx. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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