Thomson's gazelle

Thomson's gazelle
noun Etymology: Joseph Thomson died 1895 Scottish explorer Date: 1897 a small gazelle (Gazella thomsonii) of eastern Africa that is tan above and white below with a broad black stripe on each side

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  • Thomson’s gazelle — Tomsono gazelė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Gazella thomsoni angl. Thomson’s gazelle vok. Thomsongazelle rus. газель Томсона pranc. gazelle de Thomson ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios gazelės …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Thomson's gazelle — Thom′son s gazelle′ n. zool. mam an E African gazelle Gazella thomsoni[/ex] • Etymology: 1910–15; after Joseph Thomson (1858–95), British explorer, who collected the type specimen …   From formal English to slang

  • Thomson's gazelle — noun a light brown gazelle with a dark band along the flanks, living in herds on the open plains of East Africa. [Gazella thomsonii.] Origin C19: named after the Scottish explorer Joseph Thomson (1858–94) …   English new terms dictionary

  • Thomson's gazelle — noun East African gazelle; the smallest gazelle • Syn: ↑Gazella thomsoni • Hypernyms: ↑gazelle • Member Holonyms: ↑Gazella, ↑genus Gazella …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thomson's gazelle — a medium sized antelope, Gazella thomsoni, abundant on the grassy steppes and dry bush of the East African plains. [1910 15; named after Joseph Thomson (1858 95), British explorer, who collected the type specimen] * * * …   Universalium

  • Grant's Gazelle — Conservation status Least Concern ( …   Wikipedia

  • Thomp|son's gazelle — «TOMP suhnz», = Thomson s gazelle. (Cf. ↑Thomson s gazelle) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thom|son's gazelle — «TOM suhnz», a small gazelle of East Africa, having prominent white markings on the face. ╂[< Joseph Thomson, a Scottish explorer of the 1800 s] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gazelle de Thomson — …   Wikipédia en Français

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