Calf appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):
- Flaccid, I can assess an acidic calf.
- But a node calf is at Lebanon; on a belt as if laced on a tub.
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Definition of the noun calf
What does calf mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: calves (animal) / calfs (less preferred form; animal) / calves (leg)
- young of domestic cattle
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- more generic term: young mammal = any immature mammal
- more specific words:
- part: veal / veau = meat from a calf
- member of: Bos taurus / cattle / cows / kine / oxen = domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age
- the muscular back part of the shank
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonym of calf: sura
- more generic terms: skeletal muscle / striated muscle = a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton
- more specific word: mid-calf = the middle of the calf
- part of: shank = the part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle
- gastrocnemius muscle / gastrocnemius = the muscle in the back part of the leg that forms the greater part of the calf
- soleus muscle / soleus = a broad flat muscle in the calf of the leg under the gastrocnemius muscle
- tendon of Achilles / Achilles tendon = a large tendon that runs from the heel to the calf
- fine leather from the skin of a calf
- young of various large placental mammals e.g. whale or giraffe or elephant or buffalo
Alternative definition of the noun calf
- A young cow or bull.
- A young elephant, seal or whale [also used of some other animals].
- A chunk of ice broken off of a larger glacier, ice shelf, or iceberg.
- A small island, near a larger island.
- A cabless railroad engine
- [anatomy] The back of the leg below the knee.
- The muscle in the back of the leg below the knee.
Calf is a musical group.
- Samuli Sirviö since
- albums: "Laskuvarjot", "Kaksi maailmaa", "Missä koti on", "Laivoja ja junia"
"Calf" is a composition.
Calf is a fictional character from the 2010 film Bad Blood.
Calf is a print ad.
Phrases with Calf
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The Jewish Study Bible (2014)
Second Edition by Adele Berlin, Marc Zvi Brettler
The present order, by giving precedence to the Tabernacle as the divinely authorized means of securing God's Presence among the people, shows that the calf is a perverted, humanly devised means of doing the same thing (see 32.4 n.) ...
Box calf is a leading leather for men's shoes, both medium and fine grades, and the fashion of mannish shoes and of russet shoes in the women's trade, introduced calf to the fair sex. Its toughness has recommended it for the children's trade.
Jewish Education and History (2009)
Continuity, Crisis and Change by Moshe Aberbach
The biblical portrait of Moses descending from Mount Sinai with the Ten Commandments inscribed on two stone tablets to find the Israelites worshipping the golden calf is a striking representation of the hard and long war between education ...
Full-body Flexibility (2011)
by Jay Blahnik
The calf is the generic name for the two muscles.
The apex of the calf is an area of high risk due to the confluence of nerves which perforate the aponeurosis. Moreover, the possible existence of a 'short saphen0us artery' which ...
In The Charcuterie (2013)
The Fatted Calf's Guide to Making Sausage, Salumi, Pates, Roasts, Confits, and Other Meaty Goods by Taylor Boetticher, Toponia Miller
A chart-uterie is a bit ol'a strange business, and the Fatted Calf is an unusual charcuterie. More than just a butcher shop, we offer meaty goods and services that are varied and unique. Pick out a duck or a slab of ribs and we'll cook it up for you ...
a calf is a baby 1 a foal is a baby _ 3. a puppy is a baby 3. a fawn is a baby . 6. a pup is a baby 4. a piglet is ...
A bull is an adult male bovine animal; a calf is the young of a cow. 4. The correct answer is (C). Whereas a general is a military leader of soldiers who operate mainly on land, an admiral is a military leader whose troops operate mainly on the ...
The Life Cycle of a Cow (2003)
by Lisa Trumbauer
calf grows insic e cow's body .r nine months. The calf is the start of a new life cycle.
Running Until You're 100 (2010)
by Jeff Galloway
The calf is the most important muscle for running. It is often irritated by speed work, and can be pushed into injury by stretching, running too fast when tired, too many speed sessions without adequate rest in between and sprinting at the end of ...
Interpreting Body Psychology (2014)
How to Interpret and Change Your Body by Cris Cotone
the calf is the first action of the leg to go forward, the foot points the direction in which it is going: strength, action ...
by J.P. Signoret
Renal blood flow which may or may not have an apparent correlation with the welfare of the calf is an interesting parameter and one wonders if there is anyone ...
by Thomas P. Colville
week only The neonatal calf is a preruminant.
by Kurt Timmermeister
Even though the birth ofa calf is a predictable part ofthelifeofa dairy, itis one ...
The Lands of Silence (2015)
by Clements R. Markham
A calf is a mass of loose ice lying under a floe near its margin, and, when disengaged from that position, rising with violence to the surface. Brash ice consists of fragments and nodules, the wreck of other kinds of ice, and sludge is the term ...
by A.J. Larner
Cacosmia - see PAROSMIA Calf Head Sign A consistent pattern of muscle enlargement or wasting, described as 'calf heads on a trophy', has been observed in Miyoshi-type dysferlinopathy when the arms are raised with shoulder abducted ...
by Win Blevins
Origins, Experiences, and Culture. A-C. Volume 1
One such form is the rolling calf. This spirit is most often understood to be the duppy of a dishonest person (usually a shopkeeper) but has also come to include various bloodthirsty characters such as murderers and butchers. Rolling calves ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
CAL'vish, ko, a cow, and alf, progeny; CALF'-HEAD, | ala, afla, to bring forth. MilCALF'-ski N. ton uses the word in this general sense; but its common acceptation is the young of a cow. The same word, differently derived, signifies the thick part ...
Calf Housing tissues are seen reddened and inflamed, and are very painful to the touch. In the course of three or four days the weaker or more seriously affected calves die, and others may die after two or three weeks. Some recover.
Calf Housing tissues are seen reddened and inflamed, and are very painful to the touch. in the course of three or four days the weaker or more seriously affected calves die, and others may die after two or three weeks. Some recover.
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At Neighborly Farms.
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White Park Cattle
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black angus calf
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The calf is checking out the flowers.
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- Friendly Calf
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- Charolais Calf
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- Cute calf
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- How to get Definition and Size Calf Muscles Soleus & Gastrocnemius raises stretch at home
Standing step-up Bodyweight Calf Raises build longer and larger calf muscles particularly the outermost muscle responsible for size and shape of your calves!
- Calf Meaning
Video shows what calf means. A young cow or bull.. Leather made of the skin of the calf; especially, a fine, light-coloured leather used in bookbinding.. A young ...
- Kill the fatted calf Meaning
Video shows what kill the fatted calf means. To begin a festive celebration and rejoicing for someone's long-awaited return.. Kill the fatted calf Meaning. How to ...
- Golden calf Meaning
Video shows what golden calf means. (Old Testament) A golden image of a calf, made by Aaron and worshipped by the Israelites.. Money as an end in itself; ...
- Calf definition coming little by little.
- What Is The Definition Of Bone, calf Medical Dictionary Free Online
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = calf
- Standing Calf Raise- description and demonstration
- What Is The Definition Of Bone, calf Medical Dictionary Free Online
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Scrabble value of C3A1L1F4
The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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