Cabr'ee
Cabr'ee Ca*br['e]e" (k[.a]*br[asl]"), n. [French Canadian.] (Zo["o]l.) The pronghorn antelope. [Also written {cabrit}, {cabret}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • cabr'ee — Pronghorn Prong horn , n. (Zo[ o]l.) An American antelope ({Antilocapra Americana}), native of the plain near the Rocky Mountains. The upper parts are mostly yellowish brown; the under parts, the sides of the head and throat, and the buttocks,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cabret — Cabr ee Ca*br[ e]e (k[.a]*br[asl] ), n. [French Canadian.] (Zo[ o]l.) The pronghorn antelope. [Also written {cabrit}, {cabret}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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