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n. - Either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns.

Usage examples (30)
  • The eland is a magnificent animal, by far the largest of all the antelope tribe, exceeding a large ox in size.
  • The eland, which is the most magnificent of all antelopes, would grace the parks of our nobility more than deer.
  • The eland is the largest of all antelopes, and we ran across a few on the Tana River and a few on the Guas Ngishu Plateau.
  • The eland, which is closely allied to the for more
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