how to pronounce bovine


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The above transcription of bovine is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

bovine is pronounced in two syllables

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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


  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.


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

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