n.1.(Bot.) A poisonous bulbous plant (Buphane toxicaria) of the Cape of Good Hope.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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BLINKERS FIRST TIME: 3.45 Oxbane (V), 4.45 Banningham Belle.
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Formerly with Henry Candy, Oxbane was transferred to the stable of Chris Dwyer last season but although showing scraps of form, was unable to achieve any kind of consistency in her showings.