situtunga

[ sit-uh-too ng-uh ]
/ ˌsɪt əˈtʊŋ ə /

noun


Nearby words

  1. situationism,
  2. situla,
  3. situs,
  4. situs inversus,
  5. situs picketing,
  6. sitwell,
  7. sitz bath,
  8. sitz-bath,
  9. sitzkrieg,
  10. sitzmark

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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