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cat·tle·man

 (kăt′l-mən, -măn′)
n.
A person who raises or tends cattle.
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cattleman

(ˈkætəlmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Agriculture) a person who breeds, rears, or tends cattle
2. (Agriculture) chiefly US and Canadian a person who owns or rears cattle on a large scale, usually for beef, esp the owner of a cattle ranch
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cat•tle•man

(ˈkæt l mən, -ˌmæn)

n., pl. -men (-mən, -ˌmɛn)
1. the owner of a cattle ranch.
2. a person who tends cattle.
[1860–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cattleman - a man who raises (or tends) cattlecattleman - a man who raises (or tends) cattle  
stock farmer, stock raiser, stockman - farmer who breed or raises livestock
2.cattleman - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horsebackcattleman - a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback
buckaroo, buckeroo, vaquero - local names for a cowboy (`vaquero' is used especially in southwestern and central Texas and `buckaroo' is used especially in California)
cowgirl - a woman cowboy
gaucho - a cowboy of the South American pampas
horse wrangler, wrangler - a cowboy who takes care of the saddle horses
ranch hand - a hired hand on a ranch
roper - a cowboy who uses a lasso to rope cattle or horses
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Translations

cattleman

[ˈkætlmæn] N (cattlemen (pl)) → ganadero m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cattleman

[ˈkætəlmæn] n (= rancher) → bouvier mcattle market n
(= market) → marché m aux bestiaux
(fig) (= display of women) → marché m aux bestiauxcattle prod naiguillon mcattle shed nétable fcattle truck nfourgon m à bestiaux
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cattleman

[ˈkætlmən] n (-men (pl)) → bovaro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The fact that a few blocks of Main Street in Algonquin's historic district is closed to cars hasn't stopped the foot traffic to the new Cattleman's Burger and Brew.
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Lori White, Putnam, was elected to finish a vacant director position in the Northwest.<br />Bobby Jones of Ardmore was named OCA Cattleman of the Year.<br />Jones grew up south of Davis and worked summers on the Flying L Ranch and other area ranches on the weekends.
Ditto with the quarter-cock safety wedge of the standard Cattleman, which added moving parts as well as a visually anti-historical element to the gun's hammer.
I conducted extensive interviews and email exchanges with spokespeople with the National Cattleman's Beef Association and the Cattlemen's Beef Board.
FIVE American cattlemen - John Edward Hardy (33), Harry Doherty (21), William Tucker (22), Arthur Melendy (26) and Arthur Colline (21) - were charged at Liverpool today with having assaulted and robbed a coloured cattleman, Richard Aden, on board the steamship Irishman.
Through the ASDA relationship, the college has created an opportunity for advanced apprentices in agriculture to apply to the ASDA Cattleman's Academy.
In revolvers, the Uberti 1873 NM (New Model) Cattleman (SAA), in .44 Magnum, has fixed sights, blued, case-hardened "New Model" (NM) revolvers utilize a spring-loaded cylinder-pin retainer, a slightly higher fixed front sight and an oblong ejector-plunger grip.
Uberti Cattleman .44 Magnum single-action revolver in my shop.
Woodall found a cowboy-boot-comfortable fit as manager of legislative affairs for the National Cattleman's Beef Association.
Cattleman Chris Stoney told ABC radio's PM (9/6) the decision would see the end of his business--"that's it for us, that's definitely it"--while actor Tom Burlinson told Southern Cross radio the ban was a "tragedy" and described the cattlemen's activities as "a living heritage that should be preserved" on Sky TV news (9/6).