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Definition of the noun charolais

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noun - plural: -

  1. large white or cream-colored breed from France
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic terms: beef / beef cattle = cattle that are reared for their meat


Charolais a.k.a. Charolais, France: Charolais is an area of France, named after the town of Charolles, and located in today's Saône-et-Loire département, in Burgundy.

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Google previewThe Cattleman (1954)

Choisy says that the correct old-fashioned spelling is Charollais and that Charolais is the new fashioned spelling of the word, which is not so grammatically good but much used. Spelling in the United States, in addition to the two mentioned ...

Google previewThe Farmer's Magazine (1878)

" The Charolais is the finest and most important of the bovine breeds of the Centre. Originally from Brion- sais and Charolais ...

Google previewThe Military Engineer (1913)

*The Charolais is a small district near Charolle in the ORGANIZATION OF SERVICES OF ...

Google previewMason's World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties (2002)

by Valerie Porter

/Charolais or Limousin Alentajana or Algarvia /[= toasted, browned] Chan-Doc: see Chau-Doc CHANGZHU group: (basins of ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

The charolais, white, is an excellent beef animal, a most efficient grazer, with a rapid growth-rate and a quiet disposition. The loin and thigh muscles are exceptionally well developed. The bulls are colourmarking and highly prized for crossing ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Civil Engineering, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical (1865)

by Edward Cresy

Among the first formed since the Roman sera was that of the Centre or of Charolais, which extended from the Saone to the Loire : its utility will be seen at a glance on the map ; the great facility of execution it presented, and consequently its ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Highland, Holstein, illawara, Limousin, longhorn, Shetland 09Afrikaner, braunvieh, Charolais, Corriente, Romagnola, shorthorn, Simmental, Teeswater, Ukrainian, whitepark 10 Africander, beefmaster, Brown Swiss, Canadienne, Lincoln Red, ...

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Small photo of Little baby palomino colored Charolais cross calf walking across the pastureSmall photo of portrait of handsome farmer in a livestock small breeding husbandry farming production taking care of charolais cow and cattleSmall photo of Two Charolais white cows standing stillSmall photo of Pedigree Charolais bull free roaming in organic meadow and beech woodlandSmall photo of white charolais cowSmall photo of bull of Charolais breedSmall photo of young charolais cow More...

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Set of twin Charolais Calves, description of freemartin

Freemartinism occurs where a heifer calf is a twin to a bull calf. As the heifer and bulls calves develop in the uterus, testosterone from the bull calf can cross over ...

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Scrabble value of C3H4A1R1O1L1A1I1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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