eland /ˈilənd, ˌlænd/
1. Zoöl. A species of large South African antelope (Oreas canna). It is valued both for its hide and flesh, and is rapidly disappearing in the settled districts; -- called also Cape elk.
2. Zoöl. The elk or moose.
n : either of two large African antelopes of the genus
Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both