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a large African antelope, Hippotragus niger, with long, saberlike horns and, in the male, a black coat.
sable antelope, Hippotragus niger(noun)
large black East African antelope with sharp backward-curving horns
A large antelope (Hippotragus niger) of eastern and southern Africa.
Origin: probably from its sable black coloring
The sable antelope is an antelope which inhabits wooded savannah in East Africa south of Kenya, and in Southern Africa.
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