Definition of zebu
: any of various breeds of domestic oxen developed in India that are often considered conspecific with the common ox (Bos taurus) or sometimes as a separate species (B. indicus) and are characterized by a large fleshy hump over the shoulders, a dewlap, pendulous ears, and marked resistance to the injurious effects of heat and insect attack
ZEBU Defined for Kids
Definition of zebu for Students
: an Asian domestic ox that has a large hump over the shoulders and loose skin with hanging folds
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