Definition of bullock in English:

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bullock

Pronunciation: /ˈbo͝olək/

noun

Another term for steer2.
Example sentences
  • There was very little difference in the top prices being paid for beef bullocks and heifers at Kilkenny Mart where there were over 1,200 head on offer.
  • They brought with them 350 ewes, 45 wethers, ten bullocks, six heifers, one bull, four horses, and a number of goats and some poultry.
  • Beef bullocks were up 10 / head and store heifers were dearer by 10-15 / head.

Origin

Late Old English bulluc, diminutive of bula (see bull1).

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Syllabification: bul·lock

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