noun, plural u·rus·es.
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Origin of urus
Example sentences from the Web for urus
The urus, or aurochs, is the same animal as the common bull, in his wild and natural state.
The urus or aurochs, is the same animal as our common bull, in his wild and natural state.
In the forests of Poland and Lithuania the urus, a species of wild ox, is still occasionally met with.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
The question now arises, What is the distinction between the ancient Urus and our modern cattle?Bible Animals;|J. G. Wood
A sacred urus of gold hung down from her neck, separating the half-bared breasts.Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity|Alexandre Kuprin