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cat·tle

cattle

 
 
pronunciation:
kae tl
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part of speech: plural noun
definition: large mammals raised on farms or ranches for their milk or meat. Female cattle are called cows. Male cattle are called bulls. Young cattle are called calves. The ox and the yak are kinds of cattle.
A herd of cattle grazed in the pasture.
 
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