equine: We are concerned with the question of why so many wild equids are threatened with extinction.
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How to use equid in a sentence
New research shows this equid ingenuity has far reaching benefits for the ecosystem.
Water availability was highly variable among sites, but equid wells generally increased accessible water, especially as temperatures rose.
In areas where dams reduce flooding, equid wells could be fulfilling an important ecosystem service for these iconic tree species, the researchers say.
equid, the horse family, a division of the odd-toed (perissodactyle) Ungulates or hoofed mammals.The New Gresham Encyclopedia | Various
This most useful quadruped belongs to the family equid, distinguished by a single digit and hoof on each foot.
Scientific definitions for equid
Any of various hoofed mammals of the family Equidae, which includes horses, donkeys, and zebras. Equids have muscular bodies with long, slender legs adapted for running and a single hoofed digit at the end of each limb.
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