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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An American bison, separated as a subspecies under the name Bison bison athabasc√¶. It formerly inhabited the mountainous and wooded parts of the northwestern United States and British territory from there to Lake Athabasca. A few still remain near this last locality. More commonly called wood-buffalo.

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