bubalus definition

  • noun:
    • a genus of ruminants which in some classification systems is roofed inside genus Bos; water buffaloes.
    • A genus or subgenus of bovines, containing the buffaloes proper, once the Indian buffalo and African buffalo: occasionally restricted to the latter. Hamilton Smith, 1827. See slices under buffalo.
    • [lowercase] A member for this genus.
    • in certain classification methods contained in genus Bos; liquid buffaloes

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