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noun prong·horn \ˈprȯŋ-ˌhȯrn, ˈpräŋ-\

Definition of pronghorn

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pronghorn

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pronghorns

  1. :  a swift horned ruminant mammal (Antilocapra americana) chiefly of grasslands and deserts of western North America that resembles an antelope —called also pronghorn antelope

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First Known Use of pronghorn

1823


PRONGHORN Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of pronghorn for English Language Learners

  • : a large animal of western North America that looks like an antelope


PRONGHORN Defined for Kids

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noun prong·horn \ˈprȯŋ-ˌhȯrn\

Definition of pronghorn for Students

  1. :  an animal that resembles an antelope and lives mostly in the grasslands and deserts of western North America


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