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- n. Plural form of oxherd.
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Meantime Eros passed unseen through the grey mist, causing confusion, as when against grazing heifers rises the gadfly, which oxherds call the breese.
There is one whose sole skill lies in tending herds of oxen, whence they are known as the oxherds.
_Bovarii_, or oxherds, looked after the plough-teams.