Grant's gazelle
noun Etymology: James A. Grant died 1892 British explorer Date: 1912 a large tan gazelle (Gazella granti) of eastern Africa from the Sudan and Ethiopia to Kenya and Uganda with long graceful horns and a white rump bordered with black

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  • grant's gazelle — noun Usage: usually capitalized 1st G Etymology: after James A. Grant died 1892 British explorer : a large antelope (Gazella granti) of the East African plains distinguished by graceful diverging annulated horns * * * a large gazelle, Gazella… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Grant’s gazelle — Granto gazelė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Gazella granti angl. Grant’s gazelle vok. Grantgazelle rus. газель Гранта pranc. gazelle de Grant ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios gazelės …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Grant's gazelle — a large gazelle, Gazella granti, with distinctive long curved horns, native to the eastern African plains. [after James A. Grant (1827 92), British explorer and Africanist] * * * …   Universalium

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  • gazelle — gazellelike, adj. /geuh zel /, n., pl. gazelles, (esp. collectively) gazelle. any small antelope of the genus Gazella and allied genera, of Africa and Asia, noted for graceful movements and lustrous eyes. [1575 85; < F; OF gazel < Ar ghazala] * * …   Universalium

  • Gazelle — Taxobox name = Gazelle image caption = Thomson s Gazelle regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae subfamilia = Antilopinae genus = Gazella genus authority = , 1816 subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • gazelle de Grant — Granto gazelė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Gazella granti angl. Grant’s gazelle vok. Grantgazelle rus. газель Гранта pranc. gazelle de Grant ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios gazelės …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

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