Cervus nipon


Cervus nipon
noun
small deer of Japan with slightly forked antlers
Syn: ↑Japanese deer, ↑sika, ↑Cervus sika
Hypernyms: ↑deer, ↑cervid
Member Holonyms: ↑Cervus, ↑genus Cervus

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