from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A South African antelope (Damaliscus albifrons) having curved horns and a large white mark on its face.
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- n. Alternative form of blesbuck.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A South African antelope (Alcelaphus albifrons), having a large white spot on the forehead.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A large bubaline or alcela-phine antelope of South Africa, Damalis or Alcelaphus albifrons, with a white face or blaze.
Afrikaans : bles, white mark on an animal's face (from Middle Dutch; see bhel-1 in Indo-European roots) + bok, buck (from Middle Dutch boc).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)