A large reddish-brown or grayish deer (Cervus canadensis) of western North America, having long, branching antlers in the male. The elk is sometimes considered a subspecies of the closely related red deer.
common deer of temperate Europe and Asia
A large, North American deer (Cervus canadensis) with widely branching antlers and a short tail; elk
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