elaphure

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n elaphure large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herds
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Elaphure (Zoöl) A species of deer (Elaphurus Davidianus) found in china. It is about four feet high at the shoulder and has peculiar antlers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n elaphure A large deer, Elaphurus davidianus, of northern China, remarkable for the strong development and branching of the brow-antler and an inverse reduction of the other antlers, but otherwise related to the red deer and other species of the genus Cervus.
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