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disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses actinomycosis
tall large-horned humped cattle of South Africa; used for meat or draft Africander
large ornamental tropical American tree with bipinnate leaves and globose clusters of flowers with crimson stamens and seed pods that are eaten by cattle Albizia saman , monkeypod , monkey pod , rain tree , saman , zaman , zamang
disease of cattle that is transmitted by cattle ticks; similar to Texas fever anaplasmosis
protein gelatin obtained by boiling e.g. skins and hoofs of cattle and horses animal glue
species of bacillus that causes anthrax in humans and in animals (cattle and swine and sheep and rabbits and mice and guinea pigs); can be used a bioweapon anthrax bacillus , Bacillus anthracis
cattle and sheep disease, serious anthrax , murrain
highly infectious animal disease (especially cattle and sheep); it can be transmitted to people anthrax , splenic fever
(Greek mythology) the mythical Greek king who for 30 years did not clean his stables which contained his vast herd of cattle Augeas
large recently extinct long-horned European wild ox; considered one of the ancestors of domestic cattle aurochs , Bos primigenius , urus
hardy breed of dairy cattle from Ayr, Scotland Ayrshire
piroplasms and cattle pathogens Babesiidae , family Babesiidae
area on which a drove of cattle or sheep can sleep for a night bed-ground , bedground , bed ground
man who raises (or tends) cattle beef man , cattleman , cow man
cattle that are reared for their meat beef , beef cattle
hardy breed of cattle resulting from crossing domestic cattle with the American buffalo; yields leaner beef than conventional breeds beefalo , cattalo
widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity benweed , ragweed , ragwort , Senecio jacobaea , tansy ragwort
beet with a large yellowish root; grown chiefly as cattle feed Beta vulgaris vulgaris , mangel-wurzel , mangold , mangold-wurzel
disease of the liver (especially in sheep and cattle) caused by liver flukes and their by-products black disease , distomatosis , liver rot , sheep rot
disease of the central nervous system affecting especially horses and cattle; characterized by an unsteady swaying gait and frequent falling blind staggers , staggers
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