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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ox*ɒks(n.)(pl.)ox•en; ox•es

  1. any of various large, bulky bovids, as domestic cattle, water buffaloes, and yaks, esp. a castrated adult male used as a draft animal.

    Category: Animal Husbandry

  2. Informal. a clumsy, stupid fellow.

    Category: Informal

* for 3 ..

Origin of ox:

bef. 900; ME oxe, OE oxa; c. OHG ohso (G Ochse), ON uxi, oxi



  1. var. of


    Category: Chemistry, Affix

    Ref: oxy -2 2


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