Definitions

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  • n. A wild ox, Bos javanicus, found in Borneo, Malaysia and the Indochina peninsula.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The wild ox of Java (Bibos Banteng).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A species of ox, Bos banteng or B. sondaicus, a local race in the Malay archipelago.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wild ox of the Malay Archipelago

Etymologies

From Malay banteng. (Wiktionary)

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  • Trivet? Another ungulate for you?

    October 13, 2008

  • "...they met in the buffalo-market. For a while they talked about the animals' wild relations, the banteng and the gaur..."
    --Patrick O'Brian, The Thirteen Gun Salute, 241

    March 5, 2008