Equus caballus


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Related to Equus caballus: Equus ferus, Domestic Horse
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Noun1.Equus caballus - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric timesEquus caballus - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
encolure - the mane of a horse
horseback - the back of a horse
horse's foot - the hoof of a horse
Equus, genus Equus - type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae
equid, equine - hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck
roan - a horse having a brownish coat thickly sprinkled with white or gray
stable companion, stablemate - a horse stabled with another or one of several horses owned by the same person
gee-gee - a word for horse used by children or in adult slang
dawn horse, eohippus - earliest horse; extinct primitive dog-sized four-toed Eocene animal
mesohippus - North American three-toed Oligocene animal; probably not directly ancestral to modern horses
protohippus - Pliocene horse approaching donkeys in size
foal - a young horse
male horse - the male of species Equus caballus
female horse, mare - female equine animal
mount, riding horse, saddle horse - a lightweight horse kept for riding only
pony - a range horse of the western United States
polo pony - a small agile horse specially bred and trained for playing polo
wild horse - undomesticated or feral domestic horse
hack - a horse kept for hire
nag, jade, hack, plug - an old or over-worked horse
pony - any of various breeds of small gentle horses usually less than five feet high at the shoulder
bangtail, race horse, racehorse - a horse bred for racing
steeplechaser - a horse trained to run in steeplechases
stalking-horse - a horse behind which a hunter hides while stalking game
harness horse - horse used for pulling vehicles
workhorse - a horse used for plowing and hauling and other heavy labor
post horse, post-horse, poster - a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers
pacer - a horse trained to a special gait in which both feet on one side leave the ground together
high stepper, stepper - a horse trained to lift its feet high off the ground while walking or trotting
chestnut - a dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse
liver chestnut - a solid dark brown horse
bay - a horse of a moderate reddish-brown color
sorrel - a horse of a brownish orange to light brown color
palomino - a horse of light tan or golden color with cream-colored or white mane and tail
pinto - a spotted or calico horse or pony
withers - the highest part of the back at the base of the neck of various animals especially draft animals
gaskin - lower part of a horse's thigh between the hock and the stifle
poll - the part of the head between the ears
horseflesh, horsemeat - the flesh of horses as food
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According to research worker the level of spontanea changeable of karyotype in animal of species Bos Taurus, Bos Grinniens, Ovis Aries, and Equus Caballus is fluctuating on an average 3, 8 to 24,5% [5- 8, 1, 3-4].
Herein, we report the results of a comparative genomic analyses of the [beta]-globin gene in 11 different taxa; nine eutherian [Homo sapiens (human), Macaca mulatta (rhesus monkey), Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee), Rattus norvegicus (mouse), Mus musculus (rat), Canis familiaris (dog), Bos taurus (cow), Equus caballus (horse), Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)], one dinosaurian (avian) Gallus gallus (chicken) and a neopterygii (marine) Danio rerio (fish), describing fundamental similarities and differences among taxa to enable better evolutionary understanding of functional [beta]-globin gene (Fig.
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