Asiatic buffalo


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Related to Asiatic buffalo: bubalis

Asiatic buffalo

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(Animals) another name for water buffalo
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Noun1.Asiatic buffalo - an Asian buffalo that is often domesticated for use as a draft animalAsiatic buffalo - an Asian buffalo that is often domesticated for use as a draft animal
Old World buffalo, buffalo - any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo
Bubalus, genus Bubalus, tribe Bubalus - in some classification systems included in genus Bos; water buffaloes
Indian buffalo - upland buffalo of eastern Asia where true water buffaloes do not thrive; used for draft and milk
carabao - water buffalo of the Philippines
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Wild Asiatic buffalo is a rare species of animal; its population is constantly decreasing.
Come along with host Wayne Van Zwoll and Jason Nash from Federal Ammo on their quest for Asiatic buffalo down under in Australia.
Asiatic buffalo are incredibly tough critters that demand heavy pulling bows, heavy arrows, and razor-sharp broadheads.