Definitions for wapitiˈwɒp ɪ ti
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wapiti, elk, American elk, Cervus elaphus canadensis(noun)
large North American deer with large much-branched antlers in the male
red deer, elk, American elk, wapiti, Cervus elaphus(noun)
common deer of temperate Europe and Asia
The American elk (Cervus elaphus canadensis or Cervus canadensis). It was formerly considered to be in the same species as the European red deer, which it somewhat exceeds in size.
Origin: From waapiti.
the American elk (Cervus Canadensis). It is closely related to the European red deer, which it somewhat exceeds in size
Origin: [Probably the Iroquois name. Bartlett.]
Wapiti is an unincorporated community in Park County, Wyoming, United States. It is situated along the North Fork of the Shoshone River in Shoshone National Forest, between Cody and the eastern entrance of Yellowstone National Park. The location is named after the Cree Indian word for elk. It is the location of the Wapiti Ranger Station, a U.S. National Historic Landmark. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 82450. Public education in the community of Wapiti is provided by Park County School District #6.
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