Definition of beefalo in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbiːfələʊ

noun (plural same or beefaloes)

  • A hybrid animal of a cross between cattle and buffalo.
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    • Take special measures to reduce the fat content of red meat by choosing a leaner cut or a leaner species (e.g. beefalo or ostrich), by trimming all visible fat and by draining off the oil produced by cooking.
    • Tests conducted by the Mississippi State Chemical Laboratory indicated beefalo was much leaner than beef.
    • The beefalo has the best traits of both bison and cattle.


1970s: blend of beef and buffalo.

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