- a large, deerlike South African antelope, Pelea capreolus, with pale-gray, curly fur and straight horns.
Origin of rhebok
1825–35; < Afrikaans ribbok, Dutch reebok; cognate with roebuck, German Rehbock
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- an antelope, Pelea capreolus, of southern Africa, having woolly brownish-grey hair
C18: Afrikaans, from Dutch reebok roebuck