genus Alcelaphus

noun
African antelopes: hartebeests
Syn: ↑Alcelaphus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae
Member Meronyms: ↑hartebeest

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