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a·no·a

 (ə-nō′ə)
n.
Either of two species of small buffalo (Bubalus depressicornis or B. quarlesi) of Sulawesi, having short pointed horns.

[Native word in Sulawesi.]

anoa

(əˈnəʊə)
n
(Animals) the smallest of the cattle tribe Anoa depressicornis, having small straight horns and inhabiting the island of Celebes in Indonesia. Compare tamarau
[from a native name in Celebes]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anoa - small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight hornsanoa - small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns
Old World buffalo, buffalo - any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo
genus Anoa - a genus of mammals of the family Bovidae
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Wilhelm Eigener's colour pictures were appealing and introduced me to a whole range of species I'd not come across before--serval, ocelot, anoa, orongo, tarsier--but the book's impact wasn't at a pictorial level, nor was what I took away from it primarily zoological.