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oxnoun [C]

uk   /ɒks/  us   /ɑːks/ (plural oxen )
a bull (= ​malecow) that has had ​its reproductiveorgansremoved, used in the past for ​pullingheavy things on ​farms, or, more ​generally, any ​adult of the cattlefamily
(Definition of ox from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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oxnoun [C]

 us   /ɑks/ (plural oxen  /ˈɑk·sən/ )
an ​adultanimal of the ​cattlefamily, esp. a ​male that has had ​itssexualorgansremoved
(Definition of ox from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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