reedbuck

noun
reed·​buck | \ ˈrēd-ˌbək How to pronounce reedbuck (audio) \
plural reedbuck also reedbucks

Definition of reedbuck

: any of a genus (Redunca) of fawn-colored African antelopes in which the males have curved and ridged horns

First Known Use of reedbuck

1834, in the meaning defined above

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“Reedbuck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reedbuck. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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