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Holstein

Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊlstiːn; ˈhɒlstaɪn/

Translation of Holstein in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [ cabeza de ganado holandés o frisón ]; (cow) vaca (feminine) holandesa
    Example sentences
    • He once had a conventional dairy with 40 Holsteins in a stall barn.
    • Still, most Wisconsin dairy producers favor Holsteins over Jerseys.
    • Cross-breeding Holstein dairy cows with Jerseys is boosting milk income on Pembrokeshire's spring calving farms.

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