Definition of shorthorn in English:

shorthorn

Line breaks: short|horn
Pronunciation: /ˈʃɔːthɔːn
 
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noun

  • An animal of a breed of cattle with short horns.
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    • The cattle judges were from a federal agency that knew all cattle and not just the longhorns and shorthorns.
    • Tommy is a white beef shorthorn, and was only born at the end of August.
    • It is suitable for the tropics with tick and eye cancer resistance from the Zebu with the meat characteristics of the shorthorn, and is hardy, coping with all conditions.

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