or ta·ma·rao, ti·ma·rau
- a small wild buffalo, Bubalus (Anoa) mindorensis, of Mindoro in the Philippines, having thick, brown hair and short, massive horns.
Origin of tamarau
Borrowed into English from Tagalog around 1895–1900
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- a small rare member of the cattle tribe, Anoa mindorensis, of lowland areas of Mindoro in the PhilippinesCompare anoa
from Tagalog tamaráw
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