Definition of tuberculin-tested in English:

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tuberculin-tested

Pronunciation: /təˈbərkyələnˌtestəd/

adjective

(Of cows or their milk) giving, or from cows giving, a negative response to a tuberculin test.
Example sentences
  • Within a year of acquiring Oakley House, raw milk from the tuberculin-tested Jersey herd was on sale in the Centre at the current prices of ordinary milk in the area.
  • The new designation ‘Tuberculin Tested’ which, when the Order comes into force, will be the only designation for raw milk from tuberculin-tested cows, will indicate this characteristic more clearly than the existing designations.
  • She asked the Minister for Agriculture what is the present position in regard to the availability of tuberculin tested milk for Dublin.

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Syllabification: tu·ber·cu·lin-test·ed

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