noun, plural o·ryx·es, (especially collectively) o·ryx.
Words nearby oryx
Origin of oryx
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If it is a young man, they should start with Oryx and Crake.
Strepsiceros capensis (Agazin), and Oryx capensis (Sala), are hunted on the borders of the desert.The Highlands of Ethiopia|William Cornwallis Harris
Of course the oryx were also brought up to the camp to be skinned and cut up.The Young Yagers|Mayne Reid
Only before us we could see the stripes of trotting zebra disappearing; and catch the glint of light on the bayonets of the oryx.The Land of Footprints|Stewart Edward White