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okapi

Saltos de línea: okapi
Pronunciación: /ə(ʊ)ˈkɑːpi
 
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Definición de okapi en inglés:

sustantivo (plural igual or okapis)

A large browsing mammal of the giraffe family that lives in the rainforests of northern Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire). It has a dark chestnut coat with stripes on the hindquarters and upper legs.
  • Okapia johnstoni, family Giraffidae
Example sentences
  • This family includes only two living species, the giraffe and the okapi.
  • Important studies on elephants, gorillas, chimpanzees and rare and elusive ungulates such as the okapi and duiker have been ongoing for decades.
  • In the groves of Africa from their natural wonder the wildebeest, zebra, the okapi, the elephant, have entered the marvelous.

Origen

early 20th century: a local word.

Words that rhyme with okapi

harpy, serape, sharpie

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