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gaur

 (gour)
n.
A large, dark brown wild ox (Bos gaurus) of tropical woodlands of South and Southeast Asia. Also called seladang.

[Hindi, from Sanskrit gauraḥ; see gwou- in Indo-European roots.]

gaur

(ɡaʊə)
n
(Animals) a large wild member of the cattle tribe, Bos gaurus, inhabiting mountainous regions of S Asia
[C19: from Hindi, from Sanskrit gāŭra]

gaur

(gaʊər, ˈgaʊ ər)

n., pl. gaurs, (esp. collectively) gaur.
a massive wild ox, Bos (Bibos) gaurus, of S Asia.
[1800–10; < Hindi]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gaur - wild ox of mountainous areas of eastern Indiagaur - wild ox of mountainous areas of eastern India
Bibos, genus Bibos - wild ox
Asian wild ox - genus of Asiatic wild oxen
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Los niveles de progesterona determinados en cada una de las fases del ciclo silencioso coinciden con una fase luteal con bajos niveles de progesterona la cual es la causa de la presencia de estros debiles o "estros silenciosos" Dhali et al (14), reportaron que el ganado Bos frontalis (animales que presentan celos silenciosos de manera natural) presenta menores concentraciones de progesterona durante la fase luteal al ser comparado con bovinos y bufalos.
The gayal belongs to the family Bovidae, tribe Bovini, group Bovina, genus Bos and species Bos frontalis.
2004), have shown that Bos frontalis is distinctly different from Bos taurus and Bos indicus.