milch cow

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Noun1.milch cow - cattle that are reared for their milkmilch cow - cattle that are reared for their milk
Bos taurus, cattle, cows, kine, oxen - domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age; "so many head of cattle"; "wait till the cows come home"; "seven thin and ill-favored kine"- Bible; "a team of oxen"
Ayrshire - hardy breed of dairy cattle from Ayr, Scotland
Brown Swiss - large hardy brown breed of dairy cattle from Switzerland
Jersey - a breed of diary cattle developed on the island of Jersey
milking shorthorn - breed evolved from shorthorn beef cattle
Friesian, Holstein, Holstein-Friesian - a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
Guernsey - breed of dairy cattle from the island of Guernsey
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milch cow

[ˈmɪltʃkaʊ] Nvaca f lechera
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Red cattle, black, white, and yellow cattle; old cattle and young cattle; great bellowing bulls and little calves not an hour born; meek-eyed milch cows and fierce, long-horned Texas steers.
She liked the pasture best where the milch cows were lying, and next to that the meadow where the grass was half-mown, and lay in silvered sweeping lines.
Sometimes, indeed, the neighbours thought it strange that the rich Miller never gave little Hans anything in return, though he had a hundred sacks of flour stored away in his mill, and six milch cows, and a large flock of woolly sheep; but Hans never troubled his head about these things, and nothing gave him greater pleasure than to listen to all the wonderful things the Miller used to say about the unselfishness of true friendship.
IANS Chandigarh The Haryana government will soon enact a stringent law to punish those found abandoning their milch cows, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday.
Effect of feeding deoiled sal seed meal (DSSM) with urea and molasses diets to milch cows on quantity and quality of milk and blood metabolites.
Household milch cows are being replaced with huge commercial dairy farms of highly mechanized multinational style.
His farm today produces 500 litres of cow milk with 50 milch cows, but after the processing plant has become active, he has been taking milk from farmers, too.
This included horses, milch cows, pigs, sheep, oxen and other horned cattle, chickens, geese, ducks, turkeys, and beehives.
papillomatosis in crossbred milch cows bearing multiple mammary papillomas involving either teats only or affecting
Yet the same fellows, not Bahrainis, are mandatory contributors to healthcare and welfare levees, presumably as they are construed as milch cows who can jolly well pay for the public services that they as non-Bahrainis can access.
The DRDO continues with its eccentric ways, mistaking its self- generated hype for achievement, while the defence public sector units and ordnance factories act as milch cows for corrupt officials and complacent trade unions.