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duikerbok, noun

Forms:
duiker-bock, duykerbokShow more Also duiker-bock, duykerbok, duykers bock.
Origin:
South African DutchShow more South African Dutch, duiker (see duiker) + bok (see bok).
obs. except in historical contexts
duiker sense 1 a.
1786 G. Forster tr. of A. Sparrman’s Voy. to Cape of G.H. I. 44Duykerboks or diving-goats, so called from a peculiar manner they have of leaping and of diving, as it were under the bushes.
1973 O.H. Spohr tr. of F. Krauss’s Trav. Jrnl 44The smaller types of antelope like..duykerbok (A. mergent Blains)..were found here.
duiker1 a.

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