puku

[ poo-koo ]
/ ˈpu ku /

noun

an African antelope, Adenota vardoni, closely related to the waterbuck.

Nearby words

  1. puke,
  2. pukeko,
  3. pukey,
  4. pukka,
  5. pukka sahib,
  6. pul,
  7. pula,
  8. pulao,
  9. pulaski,
  10. pulaski, casimir

Origin of puku

First recorded in 1880–85; of uncertain origin

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British Dictionary definitions for puku

puku

/ (ˈpuːkuː) /

noun

NZ the belly or stomach

Word Origin for puku

Māori

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