from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See tamarao.
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On Mindoro the timarau, a small buffalo that lives in the jungle, has given rise to rumors of a fierce and destructive creature that carries a single horn on his head.
"Some years ago," he continued, "I went down to the island of Mindoro to hunt 'timarau,' one of the few large wild animals of the islands -- a queer beast, half way between a wild hog and a buffalo.