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  1. elknoun

    An computer.


  2. elknoun


Princeton's WordNet

  1. elk, European elk, moose, Alces alcesnoun

    large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male; called `elk' in Europe and `moose' in North America

    moose, wapiti, red deer

  2. wapiti, elk, American elk, Cervus elaphus canadensisnoun

    large North American deer with large much-branched antlers in the male

    red deer, moose, wapiti

  3. red deer, elk, American elk, wapiti, Cervus elaphusnoun

    common deer of temperate Europe and Asia

    red deer, moose, wapiti

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  1. elknoun

    moose, moose-deer (Cervus alces or alces molchis)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "elk":

    wapiti, momentum, impetus, kla

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ELK

    Pulmonary medicine Ears-nose and throat, lungs, kidneys

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  1. Donald White:

    Everyone is a keyboard hero these days. 75 percent of people would've said nothing at all and left the elk. Or they would've took it home. And the conservation would never knew, when I put my post up on Facebook yes I was a excited Dad. And also I wanted to make people aware that there is elk in northern Missouri. Donald White said his daughter has faced social media bullying since the incident. (Donald White) There’s no hunting season for elk in Missouri. The state’s conservation department reintroduced the animal at Peck Ranch Conservation Area in 2011 and is currently growing a herd. However, the elk Wilson shot was about 200 miles away from the herd, Springfield News-Leader reported. There are no reports of elk in this area. It was kind of a surprise to us. There was no evidence of any ear tags or collars on this one.

  2. Gary Smith:

    It’s a giant preserve, and they have birds, moose, elk, bears, everything. And that’s a great way to guarantee you get to see everything, even though it’s not in the wild.

  3. Zak Bornhoft:

    The golfing went pretty good throughout the day until we got to the back nine and saw all the elk.

  4. Reggie Wassana:

    When then-Gov. Evans made that proclamation, he said that John Hickenlooper can hunt Native people, just as if John Hickenlooper could hunt a buffalo, an antelope, an elk, a deer. It was open season, and we do appreciate what Colorado Gov. Jared Polis has acknowledged. Colorado Gov. Jared Polis wants to try to make a wrong right. And that's what we're here for today and that's what we look forward to, is that we would like to see all those wrongs that were done all those years ago come back to right.

  5. Zak Bornhoft:

    This bull elk was just eyeing us down, we were slowly going forward and he started charging at us and he missed. My buddy gassed it to get away and the elk gored me on my right side.

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