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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bos  \Bos\,  n.  [L.,  ox  cow.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  ruminant  quadrupeds,  including  the  wild  and 
  domestic  cattle,  distinguished  by  a  stout  body,  hollow  horns, 
  and  a  large  fold  of  skin  hanging  from  the  neck. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Bos 
  n  :  wild  and  domestic  cattle;  in  some  classifications  placed  in 
  the  subfamily  Bovinae  or  tribe  Bovini  [syn:  {Bos},  {genus 
  Bos}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  BOS 
 
  1.    {Basic  Operating  System}. 
 
  2.    A  data  management  system  written  at  {DESY}  and  used 
  in  some  high  energy  physics  programs. 
 
  3.    The  {Basic  Object  System}. 
 
  (1999-01-20) 
 
 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  BOS 
  Basic  Operating  System  (AIX,  IBM) 
 
 




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