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Meaning of "bovid" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOVID

From New Latin Bovidae, from Latin bōs ox.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOVID

bovid  [ˈbəʊvɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOVID

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bovid can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES BOVID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

bovid

Bovid

A bovid is any of almost 140 species of cloven-hoofed, ruminant mammals with characteristic unbranching horns covered in a permanent sheath of keratin in at least the males. The family is widespread, being native to Asia, Africa, Europe and North America, and diverse: members include bison, African buffalo, water buffalo, antelopes, gazelles, sheep, goats, muskoxen, and domestic cattle.

Definition of bovid in the English dictionary

The definition of bovid in the dictionary is of, relating to, or belonging to the Bovidae, a family of ruminant artiodactyl hollow-horned mammals including sheep, goats, cattle, antelopes, and buffalo. Other definition of bovid is any bovid animal.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOVID


Almoravid
ælˈmɔːrəvɪd
avid
ˈævɪd
beloved
bɪˈlʌvɪd
bevvied
ˈbevɪd
cervid
ˈsɜːvɪd
chivied
ˈtʃɪvɪd
corvid
ˈkɔːvɪd
David
ˈdeɪvɪd
fervid
ˈfɜːvɪd
gravid
ˈɡrævɪd
ivied
ˈaɪvɪd
kidvid
ˈkɪdˌvɪd
livid
ˈlɪvɪd
Ovid
ˈɒvɪd
pavid
ˈpævɪd
perfervid
pɜːˈfɜːvɪd
unbeloved
ˌʌnbɪˈlʌvɪd
unlevied
ʌnˈlɛvɪd
vid
vɪd
vivid
ˈvɪvɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOVID

boutiquey
bouton
boutonne
boutonniere
bouvardia
bouvier
Bouvier des Flandres
bouzouki
bovate
Bovet
bovine
bovine somatotrophin
bovine spongiform encephalopathy
bovinely
bovinity
Bovril
bovver
bovver boots
bovver boy
bow

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOVID

acid
aid
android
avoid
bid
Camp David
did
grid
id
kid
liquid
Madrid
Magen David
mid
Mogen David
overvivid
paid
rapid
Shield of David
Star of David

Synonyms and antonyms of bovid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bovid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOVID

Find out the translation of bovid to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bovid from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bovid» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

牛科
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bóvido
570 millions of speakers

English

bovid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

bovid
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

البقرية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

коровьих
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bovid
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

bovid
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bovidé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bovid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bovid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ウシ科
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

bovid
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bovid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bovid
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

bovid
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मुर्खपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bovid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bovide
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bovid
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

коров´ячих
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bovideelor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

bovid
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bovid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bovid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bovid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bovid

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOVID»

The term «bovid» is normally little used and occupies the 120.221 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOVID» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bovid» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bovid» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bovid

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOVID»

Discover the use of bovid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bovid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Function and Evolution of the Cranial Sinuses in Bovid ...
Finite element modeling (FEM) was used to examine the functional role of the frontal sinuses in domesticated goats.
Andrew Allen Farke, 2008
2
Early Hominid Activities at Olduvai
DK-3 DK-2 FLKNN -3 Hominid-modified specimens Bovid metapodial (0) Mammal limb shaft (0) Equus metacarpal (1) Equus humerus (1) Bovid limb shaft (1) 2 Mammal limb shafts (1) Mammal limb shaft (2) Carnivore-modified specimens 2 ...
Richard Potts
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Excavations in Beds I and II, 1960-1963
CH 4* M 0 4M ^Bovid femur M%*M * •M 0 M 4P ^ •M 4 4M UTH M Rib Bovid tibia Bovid humerus —3. in.-" 0. UTH Vertebrae A ^ 0 Vertebra \) M R,b x di ^ 4Mandiblc| UTH «4CH Bovid radius% M *4D « \ 0 CH»M M jg \ CH 4M radius. 10 _I_ 11 ft ...
M. D. Leakey, 1971
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Tephrostratigraphy and Hominin Paleoenvironments of the ...
Bovidae as a percentage of all Hadar mammals per submember. 390 8.5. Number of specimens per bovid tribe included in this study. 390 8.6. Abundance of Bovid tribe specimens per Hadar submember. 391 8.7. Bovid tribes as a proportion ...
Christopher James Campisano, 2007
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African Genesis: Perspectives on Hominin Evolution
Grid Magetic Layer position Age in ka Informal lithic designation Mineralogy Charcoal Fauna susceptibility P 59.0 1 2.2 gypsum large bovid warm OP high gypsum large bovid warm BP gypsum large bovid Iv gypsum large bovid BM gypsum ...
Sally C. Reynolds, Andrew Gallagher, 2012
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Bovidae: Antelope, Bovinae, Bovid, Impala, Bovid Hybrid, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books Llc, 2010
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Evolution of the Human Diet: The Known, the Unknown, and the ...
10–15 lbs.) Antidorcas cf. reckia (bovid) X X Size 2 (50–250 lbs.) Gazella janenschi (bovid) Aepyceros sp. Size 3 (250–750 lbs.) Kolpochoerus limnetes ( suid) X Metridiochoerus andrewsi (suid) X Metridiochoerus modestus Notochoerus sp.
Peter S. Ungar, 2007
8
DEBATING ARCHAEOLOGY: UPDATED EDITION
Case Variable Dimension 1 Variables Dimension 2 Variables Dimension 3 1 - 3.74 elephant feet -4.98 bovid teeth -3.64 worked unidentified bone 2 -3.69 onworked elephant limb -4.94 denticulate -3.4} worked elephant fib 3 -3.67 worked, ...
Lewis R Binford, 2009
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Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume Set
The peninsula is an approximately 10 km/6 miles long and 4 km/2.5 miles wide horst that was uplifted and tilted westward along a major NW-SE trending transverse fault. bovid The informal name for the artiodactyl family, the Bovidae, ...
Bernard Wood, 2011
10
Bovid
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Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOVID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bovid is used in the context of the following news items.
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Milk, paint, wild beasts and an ancient African mystery
Chemical analysis revealed the milk was not from a domestic cow but a wild bovid, such as a buffalo or an antelope species. So it was probably ... «Reuters Africa, Jul 15»
2
49 000-year-old milk unearthed in SA
“Obtaining milk from a lactating wild bovid also suggests that the people may have attributed a special significance and value to that product,” ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
3
Prehistoric man in South Africa made milk-based paint tens of …
A paint mixture of ochre and wild bovid milk, possibly from a buffalo or eland or similar animal, has been found on a chip of a stone tool dating ... «Ancient Origins, Jul 15»
4
49000-Year-Old Milk Based Paint Discovered In South Africa
The researchers suspect that the ancient man probably used to kill the lactating members of the bovid family to obtain the milk for the paint. «International Business Times AU, Jul 15»
5
Stone Age man in South Africa made milk-based coloured body …
The ancient people probably obtained the milk by killing lactating members of the bovid family, such as buffalo, eland, kudu and impala, ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
6
Little About Bale Mountains National Park
Additionally, the park holds 26 per cent of Ethiopia's endemic species including one primate, one bovid, one hare, eight species of rodent, and ... «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
7
Thematic Cartography and Mapping Los Angeles
Teddy Varno's chapter "The Bovid Metropolis" has a map that shows the 19th Century Spanish Ranchos and discusses the time when Southern ... «KCET, Jun 15»
8
Bison genetic movement finds its legs at The Crane Trust
But the wild bovid were nearly wiped out during the 19th century due to a combination of hunting, slaughter, habitat loss and disease often ... «Lincoln Journal Star, May 15»
9
Montana dinosaurs led to report suggesting male, female …
“The larger wide (stegosaur) plates were probably under sexual selection like male bovid horns and functioned to create a broad, continuous ... «Ravalli Republic, Apr 15»
10
The Most Beautiful Animal You'll Never See
A kind of bovid, a ruminant with cloven hooves, its nearest evolutionary relatives appear to be wild cattle, yet it looks nothing like a cow or bison. «Mother Jones, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Bovid [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bovid>. Apr 2020 ».
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