Pronunciation: (musk'oks"), [key]
—pl. -ox•enPronunciation: (-ok"sun). [key]
a bovine ruminant, Ovibos moschatus, of arctic regions of North America and Greenland, that is between an ox and a sheep in size and anatomy. Also,musk' ox".
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