Meaning of CATTLE in English

CATTLE

cat ‧ tle /ˈkætl/ BrE AmE noun [plural]

[ Date: 1200-1300 ; Language: Old North French ; Origin: catel 'personal property' , from Latin capitalis ; ⇨ ↑ capital 2 ]

cows and ↑ bull s kept on a farm for their meat or milk:

herds of cattle

dairy/beef cattle

20/100 etc head of cattle (=20, 100 etc cattle)

a cattle rancher

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