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Meaning of “gazelle” in the English Dictionary

"gazelle" in British English

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gazellenoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡəˈzel/
an ​African or ​Asianmammal with hoofs and ​largeeyes that ​movesquickly and ​lightly
(Definition of gazelle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gazelle" in American English

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gazellenoun [C]

 us   /ɡəˈzel/
an ​animal like a ​smalldeer that ​lives in Africa or Asia
(Definition of gazelle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"gazelle" in Business English

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gazellenoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡəˈzel/ informal
a ​small, often fast-growing, new ​company that ​reacts quickly to ​events: Gazelle ​companiesexpand at ​double-digitrates.
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(Definition of gazelle from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gazelle”
in Spanish gacela…
in Vietnamese linh dương gazen…
in Malaysian gazel…
in Thai ละมั่ง…
in French gazelle…
in German die Gazelle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞪羚(产于非洲和亚洲)…
in Indonesian kijang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞪羚(産於非洲和亞洲)…
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