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short·horn

 (shôrt′hôrn′)
n.
Any of a breed of beef or dairy cattle that originated in northern England, having short curved horns or no horns and a red, white, or roan coat. Also called Durham2.

shorthorn

(ˈʃɔːtˌhɔːn)
n
(Breeds) a short-horned breed of cattle with several regional varieties. Also called: Durham

Short•horn

(ˈʃɔrtˌhɔrn)

n.
one of an English breed of red, white, or roan beef cattle having short horns. Also called Durham.
[1820–30]
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Noun1.Shorthorn - English breed of short-horned cattleshorthorn - English breed of short-horned cattle
beef, beef cattle - cattle that are reared for their meat
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Formerly three derelict dairy farms, the 240-acre site is now home to beef shorthorn cattle, has a small orchard and training gardens.
Shorthorn cattle also sold well on the day and George Anderson, Fairnley, Scots Gap sold a strong steer to PS1100 with others following at PS1085 and PS1030.
Hillstown Brewery wanted to give their shorthorn cattle some beer to try and replicate Wagyu beef that was used in the world's most expensive burger.
This was won by Eric Evans, of Nant y Fedwen, Carmel, whose trio of Beef Shorthorn cattle showed the greatest consistency over the three eligible events in the "Y Gorau o Dri - The Best of Three" competition.
It was on farms in this area that Robert and Charles Colling bred Durham shorthorn cattle during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
A long-term programme of pastoral care at Bodior Farm, Rhoscolyn, including the introduction of Beef Shorthorn cattle, are now bringing both grazing and commercial benefits to the 700-aS cre farm.
In the cornfield we loaded a shock into the wagon box, then drove the horses to the south pasture and fed it to our shorthorn cattle.
Most of the early settlers in this country had Shorthorn cattle.
Her herd of 75 shorthorn cattle has been regularly reinfected ever since the initial case was discovered in 2002.
Shorthorn cattle first came to the United States in the 19th century from the United Kingdom.
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