Chevrotain



[shev-ruh-teyn, -tin] /ˈʃɛv rəˌteɪn, -tɪn/

noun
1.
any very small, deerlike ruminant of the family Tragulidae, of Africa, tropical Asia, the Malay Peninsula, etc.
/ˈʃɛvrəˌteɪn; -tɪn/
noun
1.
any small timid ruminant artiodactyl mammal of the genera Tragulus and Hyemoschus, of S and SE Asia: family Tragulidae. They resemble rodents, and the males have long tusklike upper canines Also called mouse deer

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