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lechwe

Saltos de línea: lechwe
Pronunciación: /ˈlɛːtʃwi
 
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Definición de lechwe en inglés:

sustantivo (plural igual)

A rough-coated grazing antelope with pointed hoofs and long horns, found in swampy grassland in southern Africa and Sudan.
  • Genus Kobus, family Bovidae: two species, in particular K. leche
Example sentences
  • A group of red lechwe jumping and scattering in different directions can quickly confuse a lion.
  • Kafue lechwe are happiest standing in up to 50 cm depth of water, only coming out to rest or calve.
  • The lechwe reaches almost six feet long, about 42 inches at the shoulder, and weighs up to 270 pounds.

Origen

mid 19th century: from Setswana.

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