bubaline

adjective (1)
bu·​ba·​line | \ ˈbyübəˌlīn, -ə̇n \

Definition of bubaline

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: like, relating to, or being one of certain large African antelopes of Alcelaphus and related genera that were formerly regarded as forming a subfamily (Bubalinae) of Bovidae

bubaline

adjective (2)
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Definition of bubaline (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, like, or relating to Bubalus or a related genus

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History and Etymology for bubaline

Adjective (1)

New Latin Bubalis + English -ine

Adjective (2)

New Latin Bubalus + English -ine

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“Bubaline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bubaline. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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