Gazella mohr
Mohr Mohr, n. (Zo["o]l.) A West African gazelle ({Gazella mohr}), having horns on which are eleven or twelve very prominent rings. It is one of the species which produce bezoar. [Written also {mhorr}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Mohr — Mohr, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A West African gazelle ({Gazella mohr}), having horns on which are eleven or twelve very prominent rings. It is one of the species which produce bezoar. [Written also {mhorr}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gazella dorcas — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mohr — noun also mhorr ˈmō(ə)r, ˈmȯ(ə)r ( s) Etymology: Arabic muhr, mohr colt : a gazelle of northern Africa (Gazella dama mhorr) having horns on which are 11 or 12 prominent rings compare addra …   Useful english dictionary

  • G mohr — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mhorr — Mohr Mohr, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A West African gazelle ({Gazella mohr}), having horns on which are eleven or twelve very prominent rings. It is one of the species which produce bezoar. [Written also {mhorr}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ahu — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • algazel — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corinne — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • G Arabica — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • G Bennetti — Gazelle Ga*zelle , n. [F. gazelle, OF. also, gazel; cf. Sp. gacela, Pr. gazella, It. gazella; all fr. Ar. ghaz?l a wild goat.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several small, swift, elegantly formed species of antelope, of the genus {Gazella}, esp. {G. dorcas}; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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