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bastard gemsbok, noun phrase

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South African DutchShow more (Partial) translation of South African Dutch baster hybrid, cross + gemsbok see gemsbok.
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The roan antelope, Hippotragus equinus. Cf. gemsbok sense 1.
1835 A. Smith Diary (1940) II. 155The bastard gemsbok again seen here in little herds.
[1900 W.L. Sclater Mammals of S. Afr. I. 217The Roan Antelope, Bastard Gemsbok or Bastard Eland of the Dutch Colonists.]
The roan antelope, Hippotragus equinus.

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