hog deer
Axis Ax"is, n. [L.] (Zo["o]l.) The spotted deer ({Cervus axis} or {Axis maculata}) of India, where it is called {hog deer} and {parrah} (Moorish name). [1913 Webster]

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  • Hog deer — Hog Hog (h[o^]g), n. [Prob. akin to E. hack to cut, and meaning orig., a castrated boar; cf. also W. hwch swine, sow, Armor. houc h, hoc h. Cf. {Haggis}, {Hogget}, and {Hoggerel}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A quadruped of the genus {Sus}, and allied genera… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hog-deer — hogˈ deer noun A small Indian deer • • • Main Entry: ↑hog …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hog Deer — Taxobox name = Hog Deer status = EN status system = iucn3.1 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Cervidae subfamilia = Cervinae genus = Axis species = A. porcinus binomial = Axis …   Wikipedia

  • hog deer — kiaulinis elnias statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Cervus porcinus angl. hog deer vok. Schweinshirsch rus. свиной олень ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrieji elniai …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • hog deer — /ˈhɒg dɪə/ (say hog dear) noun the smallest of the six species of deer in Australia, Axis procinus, being reddish brown in colour and about the size of a sheep; native to South Asia, introduced to Wilson s Promontory in Victoria by the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • hog deer — noun : a white spotted deer (Axis porcinus syn. Hyelaphus porcinus) of India about two feet high at the withers * * * n. a short legged heavily built deer having a yellow brown coat with darker underparts, found in grasslands and paddy fields in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Indochinese Hog Deer — Taxobox name = Indochinese Hog Deer status = DD status system = iucn2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Cervidae subfamilia = Cervinae genus = Axis species = A. porcinus subspecies = A. p.… …   Wikipedia

  • Hog — (h[o^]g), n. [Prob. akin to E. hack to cut, and meaning orig., a castrated boar; cf. also W. hwch swine, sow, Armor. houc h, hoc h. Cf. {Haggis}, {Hogget}, and {Hoggerel}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A quadruped of the genus {Sus}, and allied genera of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hog caterpillar — Hog Hog (h[o^]g), n. [Prob. akin to E. hack to cut, and meaning orig., a castrated boar; cf. also W. hwch swine, sow, Armor. houc h, hoc h. Cf. {Haggis}, {Hogget}, and {Hoggerel}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A quadruped of the genus {Sus}, and allied genera… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hog cholera — Hog Hog (h[o^]g), n. [Prob. akin to E. hack to cut, and meaning orig., a castrated boar; cf. also W. hwch swine, sow, Armor. houc h, hoc h. Cf. {Haggis}, {Hogget}, and {Hoggerel}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A quadruped of the genus {Sus}, and allied genera… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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