Aberdeen Angus

noun Etymology: Aberdeen & Angus, counties in Scotland Date: 1862 Angus

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Aberdeen-angus — Région d’origine Région Écosse Caractéristiques …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aberdeen Angus — n. [after ABERDEEN + ANGUS1] any of a breed of black, hornless cattle, originally from Scotland, raised for beef …   English World dictionary

  • Aberdeen-Angus —   [æbə diːn æȖgəs, englisch], in Schottland gezüchtetes, relativ kleines Mastrind, frühreif, hornlos, einfarbig schwarz, für die Mutterkuhhaltung gut geeignet. (Rinder) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Aberdeen Angus — ► NOUN ▪ a breed of hornless black beef cattle originating in Scotland …   English terms dictionary

  • Aberdeen angus — Para otros usos de este término, véase Aberdeen. Angus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Aberdeen Angus — Schwarze und rote Angusrinder Angusrind Aberdeen Angus, auch A …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aberdeen Angus — n. 1 an animal of a Scottish breed of hornless black beef cattle. 2 this breed. Etymology: Aberdeen in Scotland, Angus Scottish county * * * Aberdeen Angus [Aberdeen Angus] a breed of black ↑cattle without horns, originally bred in Scotland. They …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aberdeen Angus — noun a) A breed of black hornless beef cattle originating in Scotland. b) An animal of the Aberdeen Angus breed …   Wiktionary

  • Aberdeen Angus — one of a breed of hornless beef cattle having a smooth, black coat, raised originally in Scotland. Also called Black Angus. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • Aberdeen Angus — Ab′erdeen An′gus n. ahb. one of a breed of hornless beef cattle having a smooth black coat, orig. raised in Scotland Also called Black Angus …   From formal English to slang

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