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puti, noun

Forms:
Also poetie, pooti.
Origin:
seTswana
obs.
The common duiker (see duiker sense 1 b), Sylvicapra grimmia.
[1835 A. Smith Diary (1940) II. 204The Baquas give the following names to animals...duiker pooti.]
1941 A.G. Bee Kalahari Camp Fires (1943) 63Khama’s folk revered the ‘poetie’ or duiker (a small antelope very common and very cunning in South Africa).
The common duikerduiker1 b, Sylvicapra grimmia.

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