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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sa′ble an`telope(n.)

  1. a large African antelope, Hippotragus niger, with long, saberlike horns and, in the male, a black coat.

    Category: Mammals

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sable antelope, Hippotragus niger(noun)

    large black East African antelope with sharp backward-curving horns

Wiktionary

  1. sable antelope(Noun)

    A large antelope (Hippotragus niger) of eastern and southern Africa.

  2. Origin: probably from its sable black coloring

Freebase

  1. Sable antelope

    The sable antelope is an antelope which inhabits wooded savannah in East Africa south of Kenya, and in Southern Africa.

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