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
Member Meronyms:

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  • Bubalus — bubalis Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Bubalus — n. a genus of ruminants which in some classification systems is included in the genus {Bos}; the water buffaloes. Syn: genus {Bubalus}, tribe Bubalus. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • Bubalus cebuensis — Taxobox name = Bubalus cebuensis fossil range = Pleistocene Holocene regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae subfamilia = Bovinae genus = Bubalus species = B. cebuensis binomial = Bubalus… …   Wikipedia

  • Bubalus bubalis — noun an Asian buffalo that is often domesticated for use as a draft animal • Syn: ↑water buffalo, ↑water ox, ↑Asiatic buffalo • Hypernyms: ↑Old World buffalo, ↑buffalo • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Bubalus bubalus — Buffalo Buf fa*lo, n.; pl. {Buffaloes}. [Sp. bufalo (cf. It. bufalo, F. buffle), fr. L. bubalus, bufalus, a kind of African stag or gazelle; also, the buffalo or wild ox, fr. Gr. ? buffalo, prob. fr. ? ox. See {Cow} the animal, and cf. {Buff} the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bubalus Caffer — Buffalo Buf fa*lo, n.; pl. {Buffaloes}. [Sp. bufalo (cf. It. bufalo, F. buffle), fr. L. bubalus, bufalus, a kind of African stag or gazelle; also, the buffalo or wild ox, fr. Gr. ? buffalo, prob. fr. ? ox. See {Cow} the animal, and cf. {Buff} the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • BUBALUS — I. BUBALUS Graece βούβαλος, in Graeca Versione Deuteron. c. 14. v. 5. et 1. Regum c. 4. v. 23. non significat, quod hodie, bovis silvestris genus, sed capreae potius; unde Hesychius δορκάδιον, i. e. capreolum, explicat. Alii tamem bubalum a… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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

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