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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bongo  \Bon"go\  (b[o^][ng]"g[=o]),  n. 
  Either  of  two  large  antelopes  ({Bo["o]cercus  eurycercus}  of 
  West  Africa,  and  {B.  isaaci}  of  East  Africa)  of  a  reddish  or 
  chestnut-brown  color  with  narrow  white  stripes  on  the  body. 
  Their  flesh  is  especially  esteemed  as  food. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bongo 
  n  1:  a  small  drum;  played  with  the  hands  [syn:  {bongo  drum}] 
  2:  large  forest  antelope  of  central  Africa  having  a 
  reddish-brown  coat  with  white  stripes  and  spiral  horns 
  [syn:  {Tragelaphus  eurycerus},  {Boocercus  eurycerus}] 




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