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Meghan the baby okapi was born at a London zoo in December after a 30-minute labor.
In fact, their endangered status is part of the reason why (okapi) Meghan got her name.
Its silhouette is also quite different, with the nine-foot tall creature resembling a moose with a long neck or an okapi, the other member of the giraffid family that’s alive today.
The study also indicates that our remaining giraffids, the giraffe and the okapi, are actually pretty far apart in evolutionary terms reports Weintraub.
Biologists think the zebra-like stripes of the okapi — a.k.a.
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First Known Use: 1900See Words from the same year
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