muskox

Muskox

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  • Muskox — Conservation status Least Concern (IUC …   Wikipedia

  • muskox — /musk oks /, n., pl. muskoxen / ok seuhn/. a bovine ruminant, Ovibos moschatus, of arctic regions of North America and Greenland, that is between an ox and a sheep in size and anatomy. Also, musk ox. [1735 45; MUSK + OX, so called from its odor]… …   Universalium

  • muskox — n. large bovine animal that has features of both sheep and oxen (native to arctic regions of North America and Greenland) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • muskox — musk′ox or musk′ ox n. pl. ox•en mam a large bovid, Ovibos moschatus, of arctic regions of North America and Greenland, with shaggy fur and horns that curve downward • Etymology: 1735–45; so called from its odor …   From formal English to slang

  • muskox — /musk oks /, n., pl. muskoxen / ok seuhn/. a bovine ruminant, Ovibos moschatus, of arctic regions of North America and Greenland, that is between an ox and a sheep in size and anatomy. Also, musk ox. [1735 45; MUSK + OX, so called from its odor] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muskox intrusion — Geologic map of the Muskox intrusion and adjacent geologic groups The Muskox intrusion is a layered intrusion in Nunavut, Canada. It is located 144 km (89 mi) northeast of Great Bear Lake and 90 km (56 mi) south of Kugluktuk… …   Wikipedia

  • Harlan's muskox — Taxobox name = Harlan s muskox Woodland muskox fossil range = middle to late Pleistocene regnum = Animalia image width = 250px image caption = Bootherium bombifrons phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae… …   Wikipedia

  • Chance (muskox) — Chance is a muskox that was found abandoned in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. He was only two weeks old when he was found in 2005 and brought to the Yukon Wildlife Preserve. While there, Chance befriended Boo, a baby caribou, and became a main… …   Wikipedia

  • Arctic big three — muskox, polar bear, walrus …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Qiviut — (Inuktitut syllabics, ᕿᕕᐅᖅ; Inuinnaqtun, qiviuqcite book|last=Ohokak|first=G.|coauthors=M. Kadlun, B. Harnum|title=Inuinnaqtun English Dictionary|publisher=Kitikmeot Heritage Society] ; sometimes spelled qiveut, and pronounced kiv ee yut ) is an… …   Wikipedia

  • Arctic — For the ships, see MV Arctic, SS Arctic, USS Arctic. For other uses, see Arctic (disambiguation) Location of the Arctic …   Wikipedia

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