Share this entry

Share this page

blackbuck

Saltos de línea: black|buck
Pronunciación: /ˈblakbʌk
 
/

Definición de blackbuck en inglés:

sustantivo

A small Indian gazelle, the horned male of which has a black back and white underbelly, the female being hornless. Also called sasin.
  • Antilope cervicapra, family Bovidae
Example sentences
  • A ban on hunting and conservation measures contributed to the recovery of large mammals like the blue bull, the blackbuck, the wild boar, the wild ass, the Asiatic lion and the leopard.
  • The chinkara scattered into the scrub as we approached but the blackbuck kept appearing and reappearing, leaping across our path as we drove through the desert.
  • The operation to catch blackbucks in the Aluru area of Kurnool district gathered momentum with 25 deer being caught so far.

Definición de blackbuck en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día peart
Pronunciación: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful