anoa

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n anoa small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Anoa (Zoöl) A small wild ox of Celebes (Anoa depressicornis), allied to the buffalo, but having long nearly straight horns.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n anoa [NL.] A genus of bovine ruminant quadrupeds of Celebes, originally taken for antelopes (see anoine), represented by the sapi-outan or “cow of the woods,” Anoa depressicornis, which is a kind of small wild buffalo, having straight low horns, thick at the base and set in line with the forehead.
    • n anoa [lowercase] The English name of the same animal.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name