noun. either of two spiral-horned antelopes of the African bush.
- Tragelaphus strepsiceros
- genus Strepsiceros
- genus Tragelaphus
- lesser kudu
- greater kudu
- kudu-b (Khoekhoe)
Example sentences of the word kudu
1. Noun, singular or mass
Thorny branches and copious production of seed pods are characteristic of the umbrella thorn, and the fallen seeds are eaten by kudu, impala, rhino and elephant.
The desert rose is also called the desert azalea, the Sabi star, the impala lily or the kudu lily.
3. Verb, base form
Warthog, elephant, waterbuck, giraffe and kudu all eat the fruit and leaves of the tree.