- a large antelope, Damaliscus albifrons, of southern Africa, having a blaze on the face.
Origin of blesbok
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- an antelope, Damaliscus dorcas (or albifrons), of southern Africa. The coat is a deep reddish-brown with a white blaze between the eyes; the horns are lyre-shaped
C19: Afrikaans, from Dutch bles blaze ² + bok goat, buck 1
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