genus Damaliscus

noun
African antelopes: sassabies
Syn: ↑Damaliscus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae
Member Meronyms: ↑sassaby, ↑topi, ↑Damaliscus lunatus

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