Aberdeen Angus


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Aberdeen Angus

n. Chiefly British
See Angus.

[After Aberdeen and Angus, former counties of Scotland.]

Aberdeen Angus

n
(Breeds) a black hornless breed of beef cattle originating in Scotland

Ab′erdeen An′gus


n.
one of a breed of hornless beef cattle having a smooth black coat, orig. raised in Scotland. Also called Black Angus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Aberdeen Angus - black hornless breed from ScotlandAberdeen Angus - black hornless breed from Scotland  
beef, beef cattle - cattle that are reared for their meat
Translations

Aberdeen Angus

n (Zool) → Angusrind nt
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Bullocks sold to PS1140 for a Limousin from Messrs Ewart, Belridding, and to PS1075 for an Aberdeen Angus from Messrs Connell, Minsca Farm.
The sale was topped by a superb 23month Aberdeen Angus heifer from W D Allen, Stouphill which made PS1270.
While in Scotland Joe worked with the Berwickshire farm's pedigree Aberdeen Angus herd and 1,800-strong sheep flock.
WAITROSE has slashed the price of British beef products by 50% with 24 Hereford meatballs (400g) and Four Aberdeen Angus beef quarterpounders (454g) both down from PS4.
WAITROSE have slashed the price of British beef products by 50 per cent with 24 Hereford meatballs (400g) and Four Aberdeen Angus beef quarterpounders (454g) both down from PS4.
Tesco will also be offering a PS40 bonus payment for every Aberdeen Angus calf produced by TSDG farmers from their dairy herd, using specially selected sires.
Dovecote Park has been praised for raising the price it pays to its beef farmers supplying Aberdeen Angus breed cattle.
The meat off the farm includes organic Aberdeen Angus beef, lamb, Salt Marsh lamb, chicken, pork as well as wild game off the estate.
Willie's wife's great, great-grandfather was the uncle of William McCombie, who made great improvements to the Aberdeen Angus breed in the 19th century.
In a glossy brochure distributed at the Royal Highland Show earlier this month, Yorkes of Dundee claim to be members of the Certified Aberdeen Angus Beef Scheme.
Skaill Duke, an Aberdeen Angus bull, was bought to fertilise the pedigree herd at the Castle of Mey - the late Queen Mother's former home near John O'Groats.
There are 14 burger options - and that's just for 100 per cent Aberdeen Angus Scotch Beef.

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