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gayal Line breaks: gayal
Pronunciation: /ɡʌɪˈjɑːl/
/ɡʌɪˈjal/

Definition of gayal in English:

noun

A domesticated ox used in South Asia.
Example sentences
  • The tribes also barter their kills for a type of red salt from China that they feed to livestock, most of which are gayals (the domestic form of the gaur).
  • These species do not share other mutations, so taurine cattle, zebu, banteng, and gayal all occupy separate branches in the network.
  • On this occasion the performer provides 40-45 rice beer pots, one gayal and rice to the villagers.

Origin

Late 18th century: from Bengali.

Words that rhyme with gayal

Amal, Arles, banal, Barisal, Basle, Bhopal, Carl, chorale, corral, dhal, entente cordiale, Escorial, farl, femme fatale, Funchal, gnarl, halal, Karl, kraal, locale, marl, morale, musicale, Pascal, pastorale, procès-verbal, Provençal, rationale, real, rial, riyal, snarl, Taal, Taj Mahal, timbale, toile, Vaal, Vidal, Waal

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