barren ground caribou

or Bar·ren Ground car·i·bou


noun

a migrating caribou of the North American tundra and taiga, having many-branched slender antlers.

QUIZZES

HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
anchorite

Origin of barren ground caribou

First recorded in 1820–30

Words nearby barren ground caribou

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020