bovid definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or from the family members Bovidae, which includes hoofed, hollow-horned ruminants particularly cattle, sheep, goats, and buffaloes.
    • Relating to that tribe of ruminant mammals which the genus Bos is the type.
    • of or concerning or of the genus Bos (cattle)
  • noun:
    • a part of household Bovidae.
    • An animal for the family Bovidae (like the antelope, gazelle, goat, and sheep).
    • One of the Bovidæ.
    • hollow-horned ruminants
  • others:
    • related to the Bovidæ; bovine.

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