livestock


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live·stock

 (līv′stŏk′)
n.
Domestic animals, such as cattle or horses, raised for home use or for profit, especially on a farm.

livestock

(ˈlaɪvˌstɒk)
n
(Agriculture) (functioning as singular or plural) cattle, horses, poultry, and similar animals kept for domestic use but not as pets, esp on a farm or ranch

live•stock

(ˈlaɪvˌstɒk)

n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the horses, cattle, sheep, and other useful animals kept or raised on a farm or ranch.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.livestock - any animals kept for use or profitlivestock - any animals kept for use or profit  
eutherian, eutherian mammal, placental, placental mammal - mammals having a placenta; all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
carry - be able to feed; "This land will carry ten cows to the acre"

livestock

noun farm animals, stock, sheep, cattle The heavy rains and flooding killed scores of livestock.
Translations
ماشِيَه
živý inventář
besætning
haszonállatok
búpeningur
živý inventár
živina
çiftlik hayvanları

livestock

[ˈlaɪvstɒk] Nganado m (also livestock farming) → ganadería f

livestock

[ˈlaɪvstɒk] ncheptel m, bétail mlive wire [ˌlaɪvˈwaɪər] n (lit)fil m sous tensionlive wire livewire, live-wire [ˌlaɪvˈwaɪər] n (fig) to be a live wire → péter le feu live yoghurt nyaourt m aux ferments actifs

livestock

nVieh nt; (= number of animals)Viehbestand m

livestock

[ˈlaɪvˌstɒk] nbestiame m

live2

(laiv) adjective
1. having life; not dead. a live mouse.
2. (of a radio or television broadcast etc) heard or seen as the event takes place; not recorded. I watched a live performance of my favourite opera on television; Was the performance live or recorded?
3. full of energy, and capable of becoming active. a live bomb
4. burning. a live coal.
adverb
(of a radio or television broadcast etc) as the event takes place. The competition will be broadcast live.
ˈlively adjective
active; full of life, high spirits or movement. She took a lively interest in us; The music is bright and lively.
ˈliveliness noun
ˈlivestock noun
domestic animals, especially horses, cattle, sheep, and pigs.
live wire
1. a wire charged with electricity.
2. a person who is full of energy and enthusiasm. He is very quiet, but his sister is a real live wire.
References in classic literature ?
The Black Hawk money-lender who held mortgages on Peter's livestock was there, and he bought in the sale notes at about fifty cents on the dollar.
Rules and Regulations for the Inspection of Livestock and Their Products.
When it came to loans, his judgment on land and livestock was never disputed.
Broad, oak-studded pastures with grazing livestock lay on either hand.
ONE lucky livestock person will walk away with PS300 prize money if they win a prize for the best in the industry in Wales.
17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federation of Livestock Farmers' Associations of Malaysia (FLFAM), the umbrella association representing the livestock industry across all of Malaysia, for the first time has confirmed their official support of LIVESTOCK ASIA 2015 to be held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) from 21 - 23 September 2015.
This was stated Bosan while addressing the inception workshop of FAO project titled Pakistan Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards Planning and Training Program.
com/research/zx6bnr/china_livestock) has announced the addition of the "China Livestock Market Review & Outlook 2014-2015" report to their offering.
Abu Dhabi - Over a thousand livestock including sheep, goats and camels were being sold at Bani Yas livestock market, which was opened by the Abu Dhabi Farmers' Services Centre (ADFSC) for the first time this Ramadan.
LAHORE -- Agriculture, livestock and dairy sectors can play a crucial role in the economic turnaround of the country and Punjab government is fully exploiting their potential to get rid of the economic ills.
The cheaper livestock from abroad pushed down domestic red meat prices for a limited time.
This objective is to be achieved by addressing the key constraints that prevent increases in production and productivity in the livestock sector.

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