of a large family (Bovidae) of ruminants, having a pair of hollow, unbranched horns, including oxen, sheep, goats, and antelopes
Origin of bovid; from Modern Latin Bovidae ; from Classical Latin bos: see bovine
any bovid animal
Any of various ruminant mammals of the family Bovidae, having hoofs and unbranched hollow horns, and including the cattle, sheep, goats, and gazelles.
Origin of bovidFrom New Latin Bovidae, family name, from Latin b&omacron;s, bov-, cow; see bovine.