genus Anoa

noun
a genus of mammals of the family Bovidae
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae
Member Meronyms: ↑anoa, ↑dwarf buffalo, ↑Anoa depressicornis

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  • Anoa depressicornis — noun small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns • Syn: ↑anoa, ↑dwarf buffalo • Hypernyms: ↑Old World buffalo, ↑buffalo • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Anoa …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Bubalus — noun in some classification systems included in genus Bos; water buffaloes • Syn: ↑Bubalus, ↑tribe Bubalus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • anoa — [ə nəʊə] noun (plural same or anoas) a small deer like water buffalo, native to Sulawesi. [Genus Bubalus: two species.] Origin C19: a local word …   English new terms dictionary

  • anoa — n. any of several small deerlike water buffalo of the genus Bubalus, native to Sulawesi. Etymology: name in Sulawesi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anoa mindorensis — noun small buffalo of Mindoro in the Philippines • Syn: ↑tamarau, ↑tamarao, ↑Bubalus mindorensis • Hypernyms: ↑Old World buffalo, ↑buffalo • Member Holonyms: ↑Bubalus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tamaraw — Conservation status Critically Endangered (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

  • dwarf buffalo — noun small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns • Syn: ↑anoa, ↑Anoa depressicornis • Hypernyms: ↑Old World buffalo, ↑buffalo • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Anoa * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bovidae — noun true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats • Syn: ↑family Bovidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ruminantia, ↑suborder Ruminantia • …   Useful english dictionary

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