Definition of Dzeren

1. n. The Chinese yellow antelope (Procapra gutturosa), a remarkably swift-footed animal, inhabiting the deserts of Central Asia, Thibet, and China.



Definition of Dzeren

1. Noun. The Mongolian gazelle, a species of antelope native to Asia, scientific name ''Procapra gutturosa''. ¹

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Definition of Dzeren

1. an Asian antelope [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dzeren

dysversion
dysynchronies
dysynchrony
dysynergia
dysæmia
dysæmic
dysæsthesia
dysæsthesiæ
dytiscid
dytiscids
dyun
dyvour
dyvouries
dyvours
dyvoury
dzeren (current term)
dzerens
dzeron
dzhalindite
dzharkenite
dzhigit
dzhigits
dzho
dzhos
dziggetai
dziggetais
dzo
dzomo
dzomos
dzong

Literary usage of Dzeren

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1. Mongolia the Tangut Country, and the Solitudes of Northern Tibet, Being a by Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich Przhevalʹskiĭ (1876)
"... (Antilope Hodgsoni)—Large herds of these antelope — Their unwary habits—Held sacred by Mongols—Unicorns — The ata-dzeren, or little antelope—Its amazing ..."

2. The National Standard Encyclopedia: A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences (1888)
"Dytiscus (water-beetle) is the type. dzeren, dzu'ren. The Chinese antelope, Procapra gutturosa. When alarmed it clears 20 to 25 feet at one bound. ..."

3. Overland to China by Archibald Ross Colquhoun (1900)
"Herds of dzeren, belonging to the antelope species, about the size of a goat, are sometimes met with, and are found principally in the eastern portion of ..."

4. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"The name aoat is often extended to some goat-like antelopes, a« the dzeren. The male of the goat Is called a buck, and the young a kid. ... Same as dzeren. ..."

5. An Historical and Descriptive Account of China: Its Ancient and Modern by Hugh Murray, John Crawfurd, Peter Gordon, Thomas Lynn, William Wallace, Gilbert Thomas Burnett (1836)
"... resembling that of the musk, but devoid of odoriferous exhalation. The dzeren is known in China by the name of hoang-yang, or the yellow goat. ..."

6. An Historical and Descriptive Account of China: Its Ancient and Modern by Hugh Murray, John Crawfurd, Peter Gordon (1843)
"From the swift and beautiful tribe of antelopes, we shall here only select the dzeren (A. gutturosa), commonly called the Chinese antelope. ..."

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