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Definition of the noun anoa

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noun - plural: anoas

  1. small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns


Anoa a.k.a. Ano√£ is a fictional character from the 2000 film Brave New Land.


The Anoa is a 6x6 armoured personnel carrier developed by PT Pindad of Indonesia. The vehicle is named after the Anoa, which is a type of buffalo indigenous to Indonesia. The prototype was first unveiled at the 61st anniversary of TNI on October 5, 2006 in TNI HQ at Cilangkap, east of capital Jakarta. The Anoa resembles the French VAB, which is also in service with Indonesia.

  • also known as Pindad Panser, Pindad APS-3

Phrases with Anoa

Phrases starting with the word Anoa:

  1. anoa mindorensis
  2. anoa depressicornis

Phrases ending with the word Anoa:

  1. genus anoa
  2. Arzama Anoa
  3. Bubalus anoa
  4. Lowland Anoa
  5. Mountain Anoa
  6. Species Arzama Anoa
  7. Bellura obliqua anoa
  8. species Bubalus anoa
  9. Subspecies Bellura Obliqua Anoa

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Google previewBison (2015)

by Desmond Morris

The mountain anoa is the smallest of all the wild cattle, standing at no more than 70 cm (28 in) at the shoulder. In fact it is so small that, when encountered, it is sometimes thought to be a deer rather than a member of the cattle tribe. It has a ...

Google previewHistory of Quadrupeds (1781)

by Thomas Pennant

The Anoa is a very small species of buffalo, ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Bos BU BALUs ANoA is a native of the island Celebes, and is not bigger than a middle sized sheep, very fierce and wild, of a dark ash color, inhabiting the rocks. Mr. Loten, when in India, put some of them into a paddock, and in one night's ...

Google previewThe new encyclopædia; or, Universal dictionary ofarts and sciences (1807)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

Bos bubalvs anoa is a native of the island Celebes, and is net bigger than a middle si/ed sheep, very fierce and wild, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Bos BU BALUs ANOA is a native of the Hland Celebes, and is not bigger than a middle sized fheep, very fierce and wild, of a dark ash colour, inhabiting the rocks . Mr Loten, when in India, put some of them into a paddock, and in one might's ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

It is called anoa , is a gregarious animal ; and is found in small herds on the mountains of those islands which abound in caverns. It is exceedingly difficult to take any of these creatures; and even in confinement, they are so remarkably fierce ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

anoa both the lowland anoa(Bubalus depressicornis) and themountain anoa (B. quarlesi) aresmall, 3 ft high buffalo nativetothe islandsof Indonesia.Called alsodwarf buffalo.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Historic and Endangered Livestock and Poultry Breeds (2001)

by Janet Vorwald Dohner

is divided into five species, including the very rare Tamarao, the tiny, en- dangered Anoa, the Mountain anoa, the Water buffalo, and the extinct Short-horned water buffalo. The Tamarao (Bubalus mindorensis), ...

Google previewMason's World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties (2002)

by Valerie Porter

Turkish anoa: (Sulawesi, Indonesia)/= Bubalus (Anoa) depressicornis Smith/ brown to black with white marks on head and feet/syn. dwarf, pigmy or chamois buffalo arni: (NE India, SE Nepal) = Bubalus arnee (Kerr)/dark grey to black/ orig. of ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Brown bear - cheetah (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

buffalo Lowland Mountain Tamarau anoa or Mindoro buffalo Yak ...

Google previewThe Million Word Crossword Dictionary (2010)

by Stanley Newman, Daniel Stark

relative: 3 yak 4 anoa, arna, gaur, urus, zebu 5 bison, gayal, takin 6 mithan, muskox 7 aurochs, beefalo, buffalo, carabao, cattalo, kouprey, tamarao, tamarau, timarau banter: 3 kid, rib, wit 4 jeer, jest, jive, joke, josh, mock, quip, razz, talk 5 chaff, ...

Google previewMason's World Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding, 2 Volume Pack (2016)

by Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg

anoa (Indonesia: Sulawesi) The ...

Google previewThe Random House Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1995)

by Random House, Stephen Elliott

buffalo 10 clodhopper Cambodian: 7 Kouprey, Kouproh Celebeeien: 3 goa, noa 4 anoa extinct: 4 urus 7 aurochs family: 7 bovidae genus: 3 bos homed: ...

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Video shows what anoa means. Either of or , being a small Indonesian water buffalo similar in appearance to a deer.. anoa synonyms: dwarf buffalo, midget ...

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The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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