how to pronounce bovine

/ˈboʊˌvaɪn/

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bovine is pronounced in two syllables

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boʊvaɪn

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An example use of bovine in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… an animal yeah bovine animals so that's …”

meanings of bovine

adjective:

  1. Sluggish, dull, slow-witted.
  2. Belonging to the family, subfamily, tribe, or genera including cows, buffalo, and bison.
  3. Of or pertaining to cattle.

noun:

  1. An animal of the family, subfamily, tribe, or genera including cattle, buffaloes and bison.

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