Saiga Tartarica
Saiga Sai"ga, n. [Russ. saika.] (Zo["o]l.) An antelope ({Saiga Tartarica}) native of the plains of Siberia and Eastern Russia. The male has erect annulated horns, and tufts of long hair beneath the eyes and ears. [1913 Webster]

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  • Saiga — Sai ga, n. [Russ. saika.] (Zo[ o]l.) An antelope ({Saiga Tartarica}) native of the plains of Siberia and Eastern Russia. The male has erect annulated horns, and tufts of long hair beneath the eyes and ears. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saiga — /ˈsaɪgə/ (say suyguh) noun (plural saigas, saiga) an antelope, Saiga tartarica, of western Asia. {Russian} …   Australian English dictionary

  • saiga — ► masculino ZOOLOGÍA Mamífero artiodáctilo de la familia bóvidos (Saiga tartarica), de hocico convexo que forma una pequeña trompa y pelaje de color amarillo claro …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • saiga — [ seɪgə, sʌɪgə] noun an Asian antelope which has a distinctive convex snout with the nostrils opening downwards, living on the cold steppes. [Saiga tartarica.] Origin C19: from Russ …   English new terms dictionary

  • Россия. Физическая география: Фауна — а) Общий обзор наземной и пресноводной фауны и зоогеографических областей Р. Р. вся лежит в пределах палеарктической области, которая занимает всю Европу с прилежащими островами, сев. зап. Африку, о ва Азорские и Канарские, узкую береговую полосу …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • sajga — sȃjga ž <D L i, G mn ā/ ī> DEFINICIJA zool. stepski preživač, tankoprstaš (Saiga tartarica) iz potporodice antilopa, živi u Sibiru ETIMOLOGIJA rus. sajgá ← turk. (džagatajski) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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