milk cow

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Noun1.milk cow - cattle that are reared for their milkmilk cow - cattle that are reared for their milk
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"
Ayrshire - hardy breed of dairy cattle from Ayr, Scotland
Brown Swiss - large hardy brown breed of dairy cattle from Switzerland
Jersey - a breed of diary cattle developed on the island of Jersey
milking shorthorn - breed evolved from shorthorn beef cattle
Friesian, Holstein, Holstein-Friesian - a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
Guernsey - breed of dairy cattle from the island of Guernsey
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References in classic literature ?
"Haven't I warned you time and again that milk cows are sensitive, nervous?
Today, children rights activists would say the experience 'traumatised' me so much that I could never entertain the idea of owning a milk cow. However, I still buy whole milk from my neighbour in a process known as 'gukua iria'.
Amoolia the Cool Milk cow and Ian Pardy from Pardy's Dairies, who ran the competition alongside Cool Milk, visited the school to present Rhiannon with a carton that features her design.
COUNTRYSIDE: We really enjoyed your feature articles in the May/June 2010 issue; "The Lady Wants a Cow" and "Selecting a Dairy Cow." Dairy cows are our favorite subject, as one can tell by reading our last letter about" Moo-Lula," our Jersey milk cow.
This has allowed him to buy a milk cow and he is building a bricks and mortar house for himself and his wife, and will buy a bakkie (pick-up truck) to carry his tubers to market.
YONCALLA - Here's how much rural life has changed, even in the quarter-century since Shannon and Susan Applegate lived together here: They can't find a milk cow.
His suggestions included a park-and-ride multi-storey car park that he claimed ``would be a milk cow for the club six or seven days a week.''
The first case of mad cow disease was confirmed in Japan in a Holstein milk cow Sept.
Never seen the likes since I been born, Gimme the gourd to drink water Bull cow kicking on the milk cow's horn, Gimme the gourd to drink water.
The milk cow and its herd of four other animals were slaughtered, in accordance with French law.
Being absolute greenhorn, we felt that this last point was very important as we foresaw a long future with our milk cow.
When selecting a family milk cow or choosing a dairy breed to start a small dairy, there are a number of options.