Definitions for Bovineˈboʊ vaɪn, -vin

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bovine(adj)

    any of various members of the genus Bos

  2. bovine, bovid(adj)

    of or relating to or belonging to the genus Bos (cattle)

  3. bovine(adj)

    dull and slow-moving and stolid; like an ox

    "showed a bovine apathy"

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  1. bovine(Noun)

    An animal of the family Bovidae, including cattle, buffaloes and bison.

  2. bovine(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to cattle.

  3. bovine(Adjective)

    Belonging to the tribe Bovini, including cows, buffalo, and bison.

  4. bovine(Adjective)

    Sluggish, dull, slow-witted.

  5. Origin: From bovinus, from bos. Cognate to beef.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Bovine(adj)

    of or pertaining to the genus Bos; relating to, or resembling, the ox or cow; oxlike; as, the bovine genus; a bovine antelope

  2. Bovine(adj)

    having qualities characteristic of oxen or cows; sluggish and patient; dull; as, a bovine temperament

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