Antelope vs Blackbuck - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between antelope and blackbuck

is that antelope is any of several african mammals of the family bovidae distinguished by hollow horns, which, unlike deer, they do not shed while blackbuck is an indian antelope, antilope cervicapra .

antelope

Noun

(en-noun)
  • Any of several African mammals of the family Bovidae distinguished by hollow horns, which, unlike deer, they do not shed.
  • (US) The pronghorn, Antilocapra americana .
  • * 1881 , John W. Forney, The New Nobility , page 80
  • "It reminds me of when I was hunting antelope in Colorado," he said to her.

    See also

    * bontebok * dik-dik * eland * gazelle * hartebeest * klipspringer * kudu * oryx * roan * royal antelope * sable antelope * springbok * topi * waterbuck * wildebeest * * herd *

    blackbuck

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • An Indian antelope, Antilope cervicapra