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hoofed, herbivorous mammal of the genus Equus, closely related to the horse. It is distinguished from the horse by its small size, large head, long ears, and small hooves. There are three living species: Equus hemonius, the Asian wild ass; E.
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burro

[′bu̇r·ō]
(vertebrate zoology)
A small donkey used as a pack animal.
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