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Next come the fried ox testicles, followed by the pours and pours of homemade grappa.
Many of the antiques in the home came from Nora, who acquired pieces from around Europe, including the Cecilian ox cart chandeliers and 16th-century furnishings.
Few other Chinese zodiac animals — certainly not the snake, rooster, ox or rat — are cuddlier than the dog.
The Eiffel Tower and a three-dimensional, eight-foot, fiberglass Paul Bunyan figure and his blue ox were at the entrance to the museum's former postcard exhibit, said Diana Dretske, museum curator and historian.
When the exhibit was taken down, Bunyan, along with his ox and the tower were placed in storage.
But note, there’s no stable mentioned or ox or ass mooning over the child.
Tidbit: Every branch has an ox yoke and a horseshoe over the door and a traffic light over the restrooms.
As a way to protect the debate from becoming a battle over whose ox gets gored, Congress should make any tax reform revenue-neutral.
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Origin and Etymology of ox
Origin and Etymology of ox-
OX Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ox for English Language Learners
: a bull that has had its sex organs removed
: a cow or bull
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Definition of ox for Students
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