situtunga

[ sit-uh-too ng-uh ]
/ ˌsɪt əˈtʊŋ ə /

noun

Definition for situtunga (2 of 2)

sitatunga

or sit·u·tun·ga

[ sit-uh-too ng-uh ]
/ ˌsɪt əˈtʊŋ ə /

noun

an antelope, Tragelaphus spekei, inhabiting marshy regions of central and eastern Africa.

Origin of sitatunga

1880–85; said to be < Lozi, Subiya, or Tonga (Bantu languages of W Zambia)
Also called marsh buck.
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British Dictionary definitions for situtunga

sitatunga
/ (ˌsɪtəˈtʊŋɡə) /

noun

another name for marshbuck
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