beef cattle(redirected from Beef breeds)
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cattle bred for meat.
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|Noun||1.||beef cattle - cattle that are reared for their meat|
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"
Santa Gertrudis - Brahman and shorthorn crossbreed of red cattle; hardy in hot regions
Charolais - large white or cream-colored breed from France
Galloway - breed of hardy black chiefly beef cattle native to Scotland
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