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beefalo

[bee-fuh-loh] /ˈbi fəˌloʊ/
noun, plural beefaloes, beefalos (especially collectively) beefalo for 1.
1.
a hybrid animal that is a cross between a buffalo and the domestic cow, bred for disease resistance and for meat with low fat content.
2.
the meat of such an animal.
Also called cattalo.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; blend of beef and buffalo
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