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English definition of “ox”

ox

noun [C]     /ɒks/ US  /ɑːks/ (plural oxen)
a bull (= male cow ) that has had its reproductive organs removed , used in the past for pulling heavy things on farms , or, more generally , any adult of the cattle family Names for the male and female of animalsCattle and similar animals
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