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klip-bok, noun

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AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, klip rock + bok antelope.
The klipspringer, Oreotragus oreotragus. Also occasionally klip-bokkie [see -ie].
1886 G.A. Farini Through Kalahari Desert 4Not even the beasts of the desert, the klip-bok (rock buck), or steinbok (stone buck)..are to be seen.
1968 G. Croudace Silver Grass 29Jeremy saw the cloven imprints of a small buck — a klipbok perhaps — that had passed that way only a few moments before.
The klipspringer, Oreotragus oreotragus. Also occasionally klip-bokkiesee -ie.

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