Definition of pelandok in English:

pelandok

(also pelanduk, plandok)

noun

  • Especially in Malaysia: the lesser mouse deer or lesser Malay chevrotain, Tragulus javanicus.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Bowrey (c1650–1713), merchant and compiler of the first Malay–English dictionary. From Malay pelanduk (earlier as pelandok, pelandoek).

Pronunciation

pelandok

/pəˈlandək//ˈpɛləndɒk/