Fallow-deer meaning

A small Eurasian deer (Dama dama) having a reddish-brown coat spotted with white in summer and broad, flattened antlers in the male.
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A small European deer (Dama dama) having a yellowish coat spotted with white in summer.
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A ruminant mammal (Dama dama) belonging to the family Cervidae.
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Attributive form of fallow deer, noun.

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Origin of fallow-deer

Obsolete fallow reddish- or brownish-yellow from Middle English falow, falwe from Old English fealu pel-1 in Indo-European roots