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beef cattle

noun, (used with a plural verb)
1.
cattle, as Hereford, raised for their edible meat.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60, Americanism
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  • There is growing concern about the effects of beef cattle feeding operations on the environment.
  • One of the main animal welfare concerns in beef cattle production is that of pain and distress.

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