English noun: oxen
|1.||oxen (animal) domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age|
|Samples||So many head of cattle.|
Wait till the cows come home.
Seven thin and ill-favored kine.
A team of oxen.
|Synonyms||Bos taurus, cattle, cows, kine|
|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 holonym||beef, boeuf|
|Member meronym||Bos, genus Bos, herd|