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Addax, ad′aks, n. a species of large antelope found in Africa, with long twisted horns.
In this desert region is found the addax, the rarest of Sudan antelopes.
Unlike the addax, it is gregarious in its habits, and lives in large herds.The Young Yagers|Mayne Reid
The wide-spread hoofs of the addax antelope enable it to travel over sand at a great pace.In the Tail of the Peacock|Isabel Savory
That the strepsiceros of Pliny, or the addax of the Africans, is the antelope.Buffon's Natural History. Volume VIII (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon