Bison

  • 1 Bison — Bi son (b[imac] s[o^]n; 277), n. [L. bison, Gr. bi swn, a wild ox; akin to OHG. wisunt, wisant, G. wisent, AS. wesend, Icel. v[=i]sundr: cf. F. bison.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The aurochs or European bison. (b) The American bison buffalo ({Bison… …

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  • 2 Bison Americanus — Bison Bi son (b[imac] s[o^]n; 277), n. [L. bison, Gr. bi swn, a wild ox; akin to OHG. wisunt, wisant, G. wisent, AS. wesend, Icel. v[=i]sundr: cf. F. bison.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The aurochs or European bison. (b) The American bison buffalo ({Bison… …

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  • 3 Bison bonasus — Aurochs Au rochs ([add] r[o^]ks), n. [G. auerochs, OHG. [=u]rohso; [=u]r (cf. AS. [=u]r) + ohso ox, G. ochs. Cf. {Owre}, {Ox}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The European bison ({Bison bonasus}, or {Bison Europ[ae]us}), once widely distributed, but now nearly… …

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  • 4 Bison Europaeus — Aurochs Au rochs ([add] r[o^]ks), n. [G. auerochs, OHG. [=u]rohso; [=u]r (cf. AS. [=u]r) + ohso ox, G. ochs. Cf. {Owre}, {Ox}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The European bison ({Bison bonasus}, or {Bison Europ[ae]us}), once widely distributed, but now nearly… …

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  • 5 bison — noun (plural bison) Etymology: Latin bisont , bison, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German wisant aurochs; akin to Old Prussian wissambrs aurochs Date: circa 1611 any of several large shaggy maned usually gregarious recent or extinct bovine …

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  • 6 Bison — This is an article about an animal. For other uses, see Bison (disambiguation). Taxobox name = Bison image width = 250px image caption = American Bison ( Bison bison ) image2 width = 250px image2 caption = Wisent ( Bison bonasus ) regnum =… …

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  • 7 American Bison — Taxobox name = American Bison status = LR/cd | status system = IUCN2.3 status ref = IUCN2006|assessors=Bison Specialist Group|year=1996|id=2815|title=Bison bison|downloaded=11 May 2006 ] image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis …

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  • 8 GNU bison — Infobox Software name = GNU Bison developer = The GNU Project latest release version = 2.3 latest release date = June 5, 2006 operating system = Cross platform genre = Parser generator license = GPL website = [http://www.gnu.org/software/bison/… …

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  • 9 Bison, Kansas — Infobox Settlement official name = Bison, Kansas settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of Bison, Kansas mapsize1 = map caption1 =… …

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  • 10 Bison, South Dakota — Infobox Settlement official name = Bison, South Dakota other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = Town motto = imagesize = 250px image caption = Buffalo/Bison sign flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = image… …

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  • 11 M. Bison — This article is about M. Bison, known as Vega in Japan. For the character known as M. Bison in Japan, see Balrog (Street Fighter). For Vega outside Japan, see Vega (Street Fighter). M. Bison M. Bison in Super Street Fighter II …

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  • 12 Bison Dele — No. 8, 18 Center Personal information Date of birth April 6, 1969(1969 04 06) Place of birth Fresno, California Nationality …

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  • 13 Basingstoke Bison — Honoured membersBasingstoke have only retired the number of one player, that being Kevin Conway s number 10 in 2005 following his initial retirement from ice hockey. In the 2005 ndash;06 season, Tony Redmond was honoured with a testimonial season …

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  • 14 Great bison belt — The Great Bison Belt is a tract of rich grassland that ran from Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico around 9000 B.C.E. The Great Bison Belt was supported by spring and early summer rainfall that allowed short grasses to grow. These grasses retain their… …

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  • 15 Bison (disambiguation) — Bison is a taxonomic group containing six species of large even toed ungulates.Bison(s) may also refer to:In computing: * GNU bison, a parser generator that is part of the GNU project * BiSON or Bi State Optical Network, a high speed optical… …

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  • 16 Wood Bison — Taxobox name = Wood Bison image caption = Wood Bison regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae subfamilia = Bovinae genus = Bison species = B. bison subspecies = B. bison athabascae trinomial =… …

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  • 17 Bison Sports Arena — is a 6,000 seat multi purpose arena in Fargo, North Dakota. It was built in 1970 and is home to the North Dakota State University Bison basketball and wrestling team …

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  • 18 National Bison Range — IUCN Category IV (Habitat/Species Management Area) …

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  • 19 National Bison Range Complex — includes the Lost Trail, Ninepipe, Pablo and the Swan River National Wildlife Refuges as well as the Northwest Montana Wetland Management District. All of the refuges and associated lands are managed from the National Bison Range by the US Fish… …

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  • 20 Black Bison — is the name of two DC Comics supervillains.Black Bison ISuperherobox caption = character name = Bison Black as Midnight Sky publisher = DC Comics debut = Fury of Firestorm #1 (June 1982) creators = Gerry Conway (script) Pat Broderick (art) alter… …

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