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bovine

bo·vine

bovine

 
 
pronunciation:
bo vaIn [or] bo vihn [or] bo vin
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, related to, or resembling a cow or ox.
Bison are large bovine animals.
definition 2: slow-moving, dull, patient, or stolid.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a cow, ox, or similar animal.
derivations: bovinely (adv.), bovinity (n.)