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elk

elk

 
pronunciation:
elk
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part of speech: noun
inflections: elk, elks
definition 1: a large deer found in northern Europe and Asia. It has large antlers shaped like a palm with spread fingers. In North America the same kind of animal is called a moose.
definition 2: a large deer found in North America that has large, spreading antlers. This kind of deer is sometimes called American elk or wapiti.
 
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