Definition of Equid

1. Noun. Hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck.

Exact synonyms: Equine
Generic synonyms: Odd-toed Ungulate, Perissodactyl, Perissodactyl Mammal
Group relationships: Equidae, Family Equidae
Specialized synonyms: Equus Caballus, Horse, Ass, Mule, Hinny, Zebra, Equus Quagga, Quagga
Derivative terms: Equine



Definition of Equid

1. Noun. Any animal of the taxonomic family Equidae, including any equine (horse, zebra, ass, mule, etc.) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Equid

1. an animal of the horse family [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Equid

equiangular triangle
equiangularity
equiareal
equiatomic
equiaxed
equiaxial
equibalance
equibalanced
equibalances
equibalancing
equicaloric
equicontinuity
equicontinuous
equicrescent
equicrural
equid (current term)
equidae
equidecomposability
equidecomposable
equidifferent
equidimensional
equidimensionality
equidistance
equidistances
equidistant
equidistantly
equidistribute
equidistributed
equidistributes
equidistributing

Literary usage of Equid

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1. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"FAMILY equid^E—THE HORSE. This family consists of the true horses and the asses, which latter also include the zebra and quagga. ..."

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