Zobo

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Zobo (Zoöl) A kind of domestic cattle reared in Asia for its flesh and milk. It is supposed to be a hybrid between the zebu and the yak.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n zobo A breed of zebu-cattle, supposed to be a hybrid of the common zebu with the yak, reared in the western Himalayan region for its flesh and milk, and also as a beast of burden.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zobo zō′bō a name used in the semi-Tibetan tracts of the Himalaya for hybrids between the yak bull and the ordinary hill cow, much used in transport and agriculture
    • Zobo Also Zhō′bo, Dsō′mo
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name

Usage

In literature:

I orgernized the Zobo band, I lent 'em my ballads, but whar's my thanks?
"Kentucky in American Letters, v. 2 of 2" by John Wilson Townsend
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In news:

In the end, the zobo and the ogive could not quite triumph over the qanat and the euripi on Sunday, and thus the contender was birsled.
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