steenbok

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steenbok:

see antelopeantelope,
name applied to any of a large number of hoofed, ruminant mammals of the cattle family (Bovidae), which also includes the bison, buffalo, sheep, and goats. Found in Africa and Eurasia, they range in size from pygmy antelopes, 12 in.
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The abstract generality of "He knew these things in the full context and commitment of his life" is yoked with the concrete particularity of an arbitrary enumeration of natural phenomena: "[H]e seemed to know what it actually felt like to be an elephant, a lion, an antelope, a steenbuck, a lizard, a striped mouse, mantis, baobab tree, yellow-crested cobra, or starry-eyed amaryllis".
However, we did spot warthog, bush pig, tsessebe, kudu, black wildebeest, springbock, waterbuck, steenbuck, duiker, not to mention three horses and some jack rabbits
A young kudu doe, two impala and a steenbuck were the sum total.