ovibos

noun
ovi·​bos | \ ˈōvəˌbäs, -bōs \

Definition of ovibos

1 capitalized : a genus of arctic ruminant mammals (family Bovidae) that consists of the musk ox
2 plural ovibos : musk ox

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History and Etymology for ovibos

New Latin, from Latin ovis sheep + bos ox, cow

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“Ovibos.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ovibos. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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