Equus asinus


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Noun1.Equus asinus - a wild ass of AfricaEquus asinus - a wild ass of Africa      
wild ass - any of several equine mammals of Asia and northeast Africa
2.Equus asinus - domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild assEquus asinus - domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn
Equus, genus Equus - type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae
ass - hardy and sure-footed animal smaller and with longer ears than the horse
burro - small donkey used as a pack animal
moke - British informal for donkey
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El objetivo de la investigacion consistio en caracterizar la actividad de lisozima en leche de tapir y analizar comparativamente el comportamiento frente a diferentes temperaturas de la lisozima presente en la leche de tres especies de perisodactilos: Tapirus terrestris, Equus caballus y Equus asinus.