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Definition of the noun alces alces

What does alces alces mean as a name of something?


  1. large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male; called `elk' in Europe and `moose' in North America
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonyms of Alces alces: elk / moose
    • more generic words: cervid / deer = distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
    • member of: Alces / genus Alces = elk or moose

Phrases with Alces alces

Phrases starting with Alces alces:

  1. Alces alces alces
  2. Alces alces gigas
  3. Alces alces shirasi
  4. Alces alces americana
  5. Alces alces andersoni
  6. Alces alces cameloides
  7. Alces alces caucasicus
  8. Alces alces pfizenmayeri

Phrase ending with Alces alces:

  1. Subspecies Alces Alces Alces

Other phrases containing Alces alces:

  1. subspecies Alces alces gigas
  2. subspecies Alces alces shirasi
  3. Subspecies Alces Alces Americana
  4. Subspecies Alces Alces Andersoni
  5. Subspecies Alces Alces Cameloides
  6. Subspecies Alces Alces Caucasicus
  7. Subspecies Alces Alces Pfizenmayeri

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alces alces

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Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

Alces alces andersoni) Alces alces andersoni) alder (Alces alces andersoni):: shxwiyaxkel. alder tree, red alder: xeyth'e1hp < xeyth'. a yellowish glow at night given off by old birch and alder:: small mountain a1der:: wasewey. qwéth'. Alectoria ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

(moose, Alces alces) See CERVIDAE. elmbark beetle (Scolytus scolytus) See SCOLYTIDAE. Elmidae (subclass *Pterygota, order *Coleoptera) Family of small beetles, 2–5 mm long, which have punctured *elytra and raised lines on the ...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden,

to deal with, to treat, § автоматад буруу~ to treat one's rifle wrongly ХАНДГАЙ Elk, Alces alces ХАНДИВ (бэлэг нэмэр хувь ~ өргөл) contribution, offering (Tib.) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Animal Behaviour (2006)

by David Mcfarland

gastropod, see Gastropoda marine, see Mollusca monkeys, see Simiae vervet, see Cercopitliecus aethiops moorhens, see Gallinula chloropus moose, see Alces alces Mormyridae 60 Motacilla sp.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)

Volume IV: Ph-Sr by Danylo Husar Struk

Among the forests of Polisia the richest fauna is found in the mixed forests, which contain the lynx, wolf, forest marten, chamois, fox, squirrel, weasel, ermine, wild boar, and bear and are visited by the elk (Alces alces, now very rare) from the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2006)

+ Alces alces ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory (2011)

Volume 4: Europe by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

Iron Agewild fauna includedwolf, bear,wild boar; ibex, chamois,wild horse,five eaglespecies, Ukrainian vulture,and, in Moldavia, dwindling populations ofaurochs andelk (Alces alces L.— “moose” in U.S. English); possibly lion in southern ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall

and moose (Alces alces). Lesions caused by the nematodes include occlusion of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Arthropod-transmitted Infections of Man and Domesticated Animals (2001)

by M. W. Service, R. W. Ashford

and Moose (Alces alces), native Bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) and certain introduced exotics, such as Sika deer (Cervus nippon), Barbary sheep ...

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