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An ox (Bos frontalis) of South and Southeast Asia that is the domesticated form of the gaur.

[Bengali gayāl, probably from Sanskrit gauḥ, ox; see gwou- in Indo-European roots.]
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n, pl gayal or gayals
(Animals) an ox of India and Myanmar, Bibos frontalis, possibly a semidomesticated variety of gaur, black or brown with white stockings
[C19: from Bengali gayāl, from Sanskrit gāŭra; compare gaur]
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Noun1.gayal - ox of southeast Asia sometimes considered a domesticated breed of the gaurgayal - ox of southeast Asia sometimes considered a domesticated breed of the gaur
Bibos, genus Bibos - wild ox
Asian wild ox - genus of Asiatic wild oxen
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