Bonasus

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bonasus (Zoöl) The aurochs or European bison. See Aurochs.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bonasus The wild bison of Europe; the aurochs (which see).
    • n bonasus [capitalized] [NL.] A generic name of the bisons, and thus a synonym of Bison (which see).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. bonasus, Gr. , ,

Usage

In literature:

BONASUS (L.), a bison or aurochs.
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