from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large deer (Cervus unicolor) of southern Asia, having three-tined antlers and a reddish-brown coat.
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- n. A southeast Asian deer.
- n. A food preparation common in southern India and Sri Lanka, made of lentils (usually red gram, also called toor dal) and vegetables in a spicy tamarind and lentil flour soup base.
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- n. a deer of southern Asia with antlers that have three tines
Hindi sāmbar, from Sanskrit śambaraḥ.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)