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beef′ cat`tle


n.pl.
cattle bred for meat.
[1750–60, Amer.]
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Noun1.beef cattle - cattle that are reared for their meatbeef 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"
longhorn, Texas longhorn - long-horned beef cattle formerly common in southwestern United States
Santa Gertrudis - Brahman and shorthorn crossbreed of red cattle; hardy in hot regions
Aberdeen Angus, black Angus, Angus - black hornless breed from Scotland
Charolais - large white or cream-colored breed from France
shorthorn, Durham - English breed of short-horned cattle
Galloway - breed of hardy black chiefly beef cattle native to Scotland
Hereford, whiteface - hardy English breed of dairy cattle raised extensively in United States
beefalo, cattalo - hardy breed of cattle resulting from crossing domestic cattle with the American buffalo; yields leaner beef than conventional breeds
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beef cattle

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They were fat and sleek, for they had been brought from a distant Mahar city where human beings are kept in droves, and bred and fattened, as we breed and fatten beef cattle.
Even youths had risen up and peppered his back with birdshot, and beef cattle had trod him underfoot and smashed his rifle.
In beef cattle, postnatal adipose tissue development was thought to occur as follows: internal, intermuscular, subcutaneous, and, last intramuscular.
McALESTER The LeFlore County Conservation District and Haskell County Conservation District are co-hosting a feral hog outreach meeting in conjunction with the Eastern Oklahoma Beef Cattle Summit on Thursday.
Currently southern African region is richly endowed with many indigenous beef cattle breeds such as the Afrikaner, Tuli, Tswane, Barotse, Boran, Mashona, Nkone, Angoni, and Nguni/Landim (Mozambique), but is threatened by increased uncontrolled crossbreeding with exotic genotypes like the Hereford, Santa Getrudis, Aberdeen Angus and Simmental [4].
Summer mastitis cases have rocketed this year after higher than average numbers of flies were reported, leading a beef cattle expert to highlight the importance of checking all cattle.
The programs and services of the Association and its entities Angus Genetics Inc., Angus Productions Inc., Certified Angus Beef LLC and the Angus Foundation help members to advance the beef cattle business by selecting the best animals for their herds and marketing quality genetics for the beef cattle industry and quality beef for consumers.
An ARS-led team has completed a comprehensive life-cycle analysis quantifying the resource use and environmental emissions of beef cattle production in the U.S.
Neospora caninum is prevalent in all continents (DUBEY & SCHARES, 2011), including Brazil, where different studies have been conducted to detect antibodies in beef cattle, with the prevalence ranging from 9.1 % to 97.2 % (HASEGAWA et al., 2004; VIANNA et al., 2008; ANDREOTTI et al., 2010; AMARAL et al., 2012; SILVA et al., 2017).
With this back ground a beef cattle crossbreeding initiative was taken in 1998 at Livestock Production Research Institute Bahadurnagar Okara.
He expressed satisfaction that under Director General Dr Matloob Hussain Raja, the livestock and dairy development department had shown progress in introducing new varieties of dairy cow and beef cattle that have increased dairy and beef production.