bubaline

bubaline

[byoo-buh-lahyn, -lin]
adjective
1.
(of antelopes) resembling or like the bubal, as the hartebeests or blesbok.
2.
pertaining to or resembling the true buffaloes.

Origin:
1820–30; < Latin būbalīnus. See bubal, -ine1

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bubaline (ˈbjuːbəˌlaɪn, -lɪn)
 
adj
1.  (of antelopes) related to or resembling the bubal
2.  resembling or relating to the buffalo
 
[C19: from New Latin, from Latin būbalus; see bubal]

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