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  1. water chevrotain, water deer, Hyemoschus aquaticus(noun)

    largest chevrotain; of marshy areas of west Africa

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  1. Water chevrotain

    a large West African chevrotain (Hyaemoschus aquaticus). It has a larger body and shorter legs than the other allied species. Called also water deerlet

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  1. Water chevrotain

    The water chevrotain, also known as the fanged deer, is a small ruminant found in tropical Africa. It is the largest of the ten species of chevrotains, basal even-toed ungulates which are similar to deer but are barely larger than small dogs.


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