Definition of Elands

1. Noun. (plural of eland) ¹



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Definition of Elands

1. eland [n] - See also: eland

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Elands

elaiometer
elaiometers
elaiopathia
elaioplast
elaioplasts
elaiosome
elaiosomes
elamping
elan
elan vital
elance
elanced
elances
elancing
eland
elands (current term)
elanet
elanets
elanid kite
elanid kites
elans
elaolite
elaoptene
elaoptenes
elaphine
elaphure
elaphures
elapid
elapid snake
elapid venoms

Literary usage of Elands

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1. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"... bongos, and elands. They are best defined by their spirally twisted horns, ... bushbuck to the immense bulk of the elands, the largest of all antelope. ..."

2. How We Kept the Flag Flying: The Story of the Siege of Ladysmith by Donald MacDonald (1900)
"As this book is chiefly the story of a siege, I shall dwell but lightly upon a few incidents of the second fight at elands Laagte, for the battle has been ..."

3. Ballads of the War by Hardwicke Drummond Rawnsley (1901)
"The Wounded Piper of elands- Laagte October 21, 1899 You know the way the Gordons fought at elands- laagte Hill, How they charged the blazing kopje, ..."

4. Sporting Scenes Amongst the Kaffirs of South Africa by Alfred Wilks Drayson (1858)
"AT the cold season of the year the Dutchmen are in the habit of making excursions into the uninhabited plains in search of the large herds of elands and ..."

5. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa: Including a Sketch of by David Livingstone (1858)
"The River and Vicinity.— Hippopotamus-hunters.—No healthy Location.—Determine to go to Loanda.— Buffaloes, elands, and Lions'abovc ..."

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