bison bison  /ˈbaɪ sən/


  • (n) any of several large humped bovids having shaggy manes and large heads and short horns


  1. Two young bull bison bringing up the rear jostle each other playfully with their massive black heads.
  2. The strain of brucellosis found in bison may not be virulent enough to pose a significant risk to domestic cattle.
  3. For me, bison resembles beef more than the other meats; it is a little juicier, but I can cook it exactly as I would beef.


  1. Former Bison returning to the bench as assistant

    Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Freddy Coleman always played like a leader during his time with NDSU and those traits he will now take to the Bison bench.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WDAY 6 Fargo

  2. Bison Gold Provides Update on Exploration at Central Manitoba Property

    Bison Gold Resources Inc. (BGE.V) provided an update on 2012-2013 exploration and review key findings and exploration work. Since third quarter 2009, Bison Gold has focused on the advancement of
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Bison Gold Resources Inc. Exploration Update: Central Manitoba Property

    Bison Gold Resources Inc. is pleased to provide an update on 2012-2013 exploration and review key findings and exploration work.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. "Bison 1 is a milestone for Minnesota Power and a milestone for North Dakota," Hoeven said. "This new facility, combined with the company's new dedicated transmission line, is helping to make North Dakota not only a leading producer, but also...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: John Hoeven Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. "While we, like the Fish and Wildlife Service, believe that the number of bison on the National Elk Refuge needs to be reduced to protect this environmentally sensitive area, we are unwilling to risk being found in contempt of court for going...
    on Aug 14, 2007 By: Dave Freudenthal Source: Billings Gazette

  3. "One of the classic symbols of the American frontier is the image of vast herds of bison grazing on the western plains," Kempthorne said. "Americans today still find inspiration in bison ranging freely on the landscape, as Yellowstone...
    on Oct 29, 2008 By: Dirk Kempthorne Source: Environment News Service

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