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bubaline

[byoo-buh-lahyn, -lin] /ˈbyu bəˌlaɪn, -lɪn/
adjective
1.
(of antelopes) resembling or like the bubal, as the hartebeests or blesbok.
2.
pertaining to or resembling the true buffaloes.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Latin būbalīnus. See bubal, -ine1
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British Dictionary definitions for bubaline

bubaline

/ˈbjuːbəˌlaɪn; -lɪn/
adjective
1.
(of antelopes) related to or resembling the bubal
2.
resembling or relating to the buffalo
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, from Latin būbalus; see bubal
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