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gazellenoun [C]

us   /ɡəˈzel/
an animal like a small deer that lives in Africa or Asia
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"gazelle" in British English

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gazellenoun [C]

uk   /ɡəˈzel/ us   /ɡəˈzel/
an African or Asian mammal with hoofs and large eyes that moves quickly and lightly
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"gazelle" in Business English

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gazellenoun [C]

uk   /ɡəˈzel/ us   informal
a small, often fast-growing, new company that reacts quickly to events: Gazelle companies expand at double-digit rates.
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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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