noun, plural au·rochs.
Origin of aurochs
Examples from the Web for aurochs
A terrible storm melts the polar ice caps, unleashing a group of prehistoric creatures called Aurochs.The Daily Beast’s Oscar Nominees: Leonardo DiCaprio, Anne Hathaway & More|Marlow Stern|January 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When I saw her on the horns of the aurochs, I heard a voice in my soul saying, 'Defend her!'Quo Vadis|Henryk Sienkiewicz
But our domestic cattle are derived from some form of aurochs—probably from some lesser Central Asiatic variety.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
This is the aurochs, which appears repeatedly on the carvings in the British Museum.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram