wildebeest

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wildebeest

an ungainly antelope with a head and horns like a buffalo; a carrier of the wildebeest-associated form of bovine malignant catarrhal fever. Called also Connochaetes gnou, blue wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus).

wildebeest-associated bovine malignant catarrhal fever virus
African malignant catarrhal fever.
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SITE of the greatest show on Earth, as thousands of wildebeeste and zebra make the annual migration to the Masai Mara in Kenya, in search of better grazing.
Pacino is Lefty Ruggiero, a low-life small-timer, who has a fascination for the sort of wildlife videos that show lions feasting on wildebeeste.
That was driven home when we came across a boss male, three lionesses and five cubs, faces and whiskers red with the blood of freshly-killed wildebeeste they were feasting on as vultures wheeled overhead.
Wildebeeste are already a hit with TV and stage audiences.
Not just the expected lamb, beef and pork, but zebra, ostrich, crocodile, wildebeeste and gazelle.
Under our wings, coming in to land, what at first looked like columns of ants, grew into winding processions of wildebeeste, zebra, gazelle and giraffe, meandering across the endless savannah.
Huge herd of rutting wildebeeste ran right through his living room.