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Meaning of "muntjak" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MUNTJAK

muntjak  [ˈmʌntˌdʒæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MUNTJAK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Muntjak is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MUNTJAK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

muntjak

Muntjac

Muntjacs, also known as barking deer and Mastreani deer, are small deer of the genus Muntiacus. Muntjacs are the oldest known deer, thought to have begun appearing 15–35 million years ago, with remains found in Miocene deposits in France, Germany and Poland.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MUNTJAK


amberjack
ˈæmbəˌdʒæk
applejack
ˈæpəlˌdʒæk
blackjack
ˈblækˌdʒæk
bluejack
ˈbluːˌdʒæk
bootjack
ˈbuːtˌdʒæk
carjack
ˈkɑːˌdʒæk
crackajack
ˈkrækəˌdʒæk
crackerjack
ˈkrækəˌdʒæk
flapjack
ˈflæpˌdʒæk
highjack
ˈhaɪˌdʒæk
hijack
ˈhaɪˌdʒæk
lumberjack
ˈlʌmbəˌdʒæk
manjack
ˈmænˌdʒæk
muntjac
ˈmʌntˌdʒæk
natterjack
ˈnætəˌdʒæk
skipjack
ˈskɪpˌdʒæk
skyjack
ˈskaɪˌdʒæk
slapjack
ˈslæpˌdʒæk
steeplejack
ˈstiːpəlˌdʒæk
supplejack
ˈsʌpəlˌdʒæk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MUNTJAK

munition
munitioneer
munitioner
munitionette
munitions
munitions dump
munitions factory
Munnings
munnion
Munro
Munro-bagger
Munsell scale
munshi
Munster
munt
munted
munter
muntin
muntjac
muntrie

WORDS THAT END LIKE MUNTJAK

brak
break
freak
gak
Irak
jak
kayak
leak
oak
outbreak
Pak
peak
rojak
sanjak
Slovak
soak
speak
steak
tilak
weak

Synonyms and antonyms of muntjak in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «muntjak» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MUNTJAK

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Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

muntjak
570 millions of speakers

English

muntjak
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

muntjak
380 millions of speakers
ar

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muntjak
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

muntjak
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

muntjak
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

muntjak
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

muntjak
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Muntjak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Muntjak
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

muntjak
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

muntjak
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Muntjak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

muntjak
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முன்ட்ஜாக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मंटजेक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

muntjak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

muntjak
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

muntjak
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

muntjak
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

muntjak
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

muntjak
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

muntjak
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

muntjak
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

muntjak
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of muntjak

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MUNTJAK»

The term «muntjak» is normally little used and occupies the 135.929 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MUNTJAK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about muntjak

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MUNTJAK»

Discover the use of muntjak in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to muntjak and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Elsevier's Dictionary of Mammals
Murray Wrobel. 313 Murexia 4040 4041 4042 e d f 4044 Muntiacus atherodes Artiodactyla - Cervidae e Bornean Yellow Muntjac; Bornean Yellow Muntjak d Borneo-Muntjak i Muntjak giallo Muntiacus crinifrons Artiodactyla - Cervidae e Black ...
Murray Wrobel, 2006
2
Comparative Genomics
In contrast to other deers. the muntjaks display chromosome numbers ranging from the lowest chromosome number known in mammals of 2n=6 (female) and 2n=7 (male Indian muntjak; Muntiacus muntjak vaginalis. Figure 8) to 2n = 46 ...
Melody Clark, 2000
3
Ungulate Taxonomy
Type species: Cervus muntjak Zimmermann, 1780. This name has been validated by ICZN, Opinion 460. 1816 Cervulus de Blainville. Type species: Cervus muntjak Zimmermann, 1780. 1827 Stylocerus Hamilton Smith. Type species: Cervus ...
Colin Groves, Peter Grubb, 2011
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Zoological Researches in Java, and the Neighbouring Islands
Cervus Muntjak, der MUNTJAK, Zimmerman Geographiscke Geschichte des Menscken und der vierfussigen Tkiere, II. Band, p. 131. Leipzig, 1780. (From the communication of Pennant.) Cervus Muntjak, Boddaert Elen. anim. I. p. 136 ...
Thomas Horsfield, 1824
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Catalogue of the Hunterian Collection in the Museum of the ...
Sub-Genus. Styloceros. 955. Frontlet and Horns of the Kijang, or Indian Roebuck. Cervus Muntjak — Zimm. (Cervus Vaginalis — Bodd: Cervus Moschatus, and Cervus Subcornutus — Blainv : Chevreuil des Indes — Allam : Buff: Rib-faced ...
Royal College of Surgeons of England. Museum, 1831
6
Deer of the World: Their Evolution, Behaviour, and Ecology
The large, long-antlered M. muntjak may represent two species, judging from chromosome morphology. The muntjak group proper extends northward into Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand, and the vaginalis group continues into India; ten ...
Valerius Geist, 1998
7
Miscellaneous Papers Relating to Indo-China:
Reinhold Rost. Small intestines 13 feet 6 inches. Large ” 7 ” 10 ” Cæcum 0 ” 6 ” The gall-bladder is very large ; immediately behind it is situated the right kidney. Gen. CERVUS, Linné; STYLOCEROS, Hamilton Smith. STYLOCEROS MUNTJAK ...
Reinhold Rost, 2013
8
The Natural History of the Ruminating Animals, ...: Deer, ...
THE MUNTJAK. Stylocerus Muntjak Smith. PLATE XIX. Rib-faced Deer, Pennant, Quad. — Cervus muntjak, Desm. Mammalogie; Horsf. Zool. Researches in Java Stylocerus muntjak, //. Smith; Griff. Cuvier, iv. 143, and Synopsis. The Muntjak, or  ...
Sir William Jardine, 1835
9
The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of ...
687. tion so obvious that it did not escape the notice of the an« tients; but, he adds, that the pedunculated form of the frontal process, in the shape of horns, recals that character in the Muntjak deer, while the stiff hairs which crown their summits ...
George Long, 1838
10
The penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long].
The Muntjak, Chevreuil des Indes of Alla- mand. (Buffon, Dutch edition.) Dr. Horsfield gives the following as the synonyms of this species. Cervus Muntjak, der Muntjak, Zimmerman, Geographische Gescbichbe des Menschen und der vier- .li.
Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge, George Long, 1837

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MUNTJAK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term muntjak is used in the context of the following news items.
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BKSDA Jateng Evakuasi Buaya Muara dari Hotel
“Selain buaya muara, kami nantinya juga mengevakuasi landak (Hystrix brachyuran) dan kijang (Muntiacus muntjak). Tetapi untuk sementara ... «Mongabay.co.id, Jun 15»
2
Wildlife trafficker to face the music for smuggling songbirds
A barking deer (Muntiacus muntjak) which had already been slaughtered was also found. The haul is estimated to be worth more than RM100 ... «The Rakyat Post, Apr 15»
3
Large animals invaluable for tree-seed dispersal and regeneration …
... most common species of seed dispersers were the pig-tailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina), red muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak), Eurasian wild ... «Mongabay.com, Mar 15»
4
Menanam Pakan Badak, Agar Badak Sumatera Tetap Lestari
Satwa yang menjadi incaran pemburu, diantaranya satwa herbivor, seperti rusa (Cervus timorensis), kijang (Muntiacus muntjak), kancil ... «Mongabay.co.id, Feb 15»
5
The largest known muntiacine found in China
The skull length is about twice that of Muntiacus reevesi, and 150% of M. muntjak; and the cheek teeth about 115-120% of E. robustus. «Phys.Org, Jan 15»
6
Hunting is a greater threat than logging for most wildlife in Borneo
“Butchered Butchered red muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak), harvested legally for subsistence. Photo courtesy of Jedediah Brodie. «Mongabay.com, Dec 14»
7
Gubernur Sumbar Serahkan Izin Pengelolaan Hutan Nagari Sungai …
... kambing hutan (Capricornis sematraensis), kijang (Muntiacus muntjak), rusa (Cervus timorensis), landak (Hystrix brachyura), dan berbagai ... «Mongabay.co.id, Dec 14»
8
Indian safari lodges: The Big Six
Private pools add luxury and offer the ideal space for relaxing after a day out spotting muntjak, langurs, tigers and leopards. Orange County ... «The Independent, Sep 14»
9
Wicken Fen in Cambridgeshire: The joy of camping in a wetland …
You go to sleep when it's dark and wake up when it's light and hear muntjak deer and foxes.” Children's discovery of the environment – or lack ... «The Independent, Aug 14»
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Indonesian wildlife crime is still rampant, new record proves
23 January 2014 – the police confiscated 1 dried hide of Sumatran tiger (90cm long), 2 large-sized deer heads, 1 muntjak deer antler, ... «Wildlife Extra, Aug 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Muntjak [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/muntjak>. Aug 2019 ».
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