Aberdeen Angus


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Aberdeen Angus black hornless breed from Scotland
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In literature:

Aberdeen Angus cattle, 288, 343.
"A Short History of English Agriculture" by W. H. R. Curtler
No breeder of polled Aberdeen and Angus will grudge that well-merited honour to his memory.
"Cattle and Cattle-breeders" by William M'Combie
The POLLED ANGUS, POLLED ABERDEENS, and POLLED GALLOWAYS are very large cattle, with big heads, unfurnished with horns.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
Mr. Estill, of Estill, Mo., passed through Chicago, a few days ago, with forty head of Angus-Aberdeen and Hereford cattle.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
Like the Aberdeen-Angus cattle, they are hornless, and normally of a black colour.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
At night he sat up late over a borrowed Aberdeen-Angus history.
"God's Green Country" by Ethel M. Chapman
At Kansas City, Mo., on April 15, 16, and 17, the same parties will offer at public sale a choice lot of Aberdeen-Angus and Short-horn cattle.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 12, March 22, 1884" by Various

In poetry:

Oh! loud were the wailings for ANGUS McCLAN,
Oh! deep was the grief for that excellent man;
The maids stood aghast at the horrible scene -
"Ellen McJones Aberdeen" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

He was an integral part of the town's history starting in 1953, when he signed up to manage Aberdeen Angus cattle on ranch land.