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tamarau

[tah-muh-rou, tam-uh-] /ˌtɑ məˈraʊ, ˌtæm ə-/
noun
1.
a small wild buffalo, Bubalus (Anoa) mindorensis, of Mindoro in the Philippines, having thick, brown hair and short, massive horns.
Also, tamarao, timarau.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Tagalog
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tamarau

/ˈtæməˌraʊ/
noun
1.
a small rare member of the cattle tribe, Anoa mindorensis, of lowland areas of Mindoro in the Philippines Compare anoa
Word Origin
from Tagalog tamaráw
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