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English noun: oxen

1. oxen (animal) domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age


SamplesSo many head of cattle.
Wait till the cows come home.
Seven thin and ill-favored kine.
A team of oxen.


SynonymsBos taurus, cattle, cows, kine


Broader (hypernym)bovine


Narrower (hyponym)Africander, beef, beef cattle, bull, bullock, cow, dairy cattle, dairy cow, Devon, grade, milch cow, milcher, milk cow, milker, moo-cow, ox, red poll, steer, stirk, Welsh, Welsh Black


Part holonymbeef, boeuf


Member holonymcalf


Member meronymBos, genus Bos, herd









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