Definition of Timor deer in English:

Timor deer

noun

  • another term for rusa
    • ‘The Sungkai centre currently has about 63 heads of sambar deer, 15 heads of Timor deer and 14 heads of mouse-deer.’
    • ‘Many wild animals could be seen here, such as Komodo dragon, Timor deer, water buffalo, wild horse, long-tailed macaque, and many kinds of birds.’
    • ‘White-crested cockatoos, jungle fowl, bush turkeys and ‘wili wili’ birds can be seen in the foliage, and the occasional wild boar and Timor deer run wild in the long grass.’
    • ‘Komodo and neighbouring Rinca Island also harbour populations of wild horses, macaque monkeys, wild buffalo, wild pig, cockatoos and the barking Timor deer.’
    • ‘This area is an important grazing ground for Timor deer, wild board, water buffalo and horses.’

Pronunciation

Timor deer

/ˈtiːmɔː/