Definition of rhebok in English:

rhebok

(also grey rhebok, reebok, rhebuck)

noun

  • A small South African antelope with a woolly brownish-grey coat, a long slender neck, and short straight horns.

    • ‘Mountain rhebuck, duiker, jackal, mongoose, porcupine and dassie now live in the Reserve.’
    • ‘The Reserve is stocked with small game - blesbok, mountain reebok, duiker, klipspringer and steenbok, as well as the small creatures: mongoose, tortoise and genet.’
    • ‘The impala and rhebok were also not included in tribe-level analyses because each is the sole extant member of its tribe.’

Origin

Late 18th century: from Dutch reebok roebuck.

Pronunciation:

rhebok

/ˈriːbɒk/