the larva or adult of a warble fly, especially Hypoderma lineatum, a common pest of cattle in North America.
a structure consisting typically of parallel bars over a shallow ditch, used to prevent cattle from straying. Historical Examples
- Cattle market
noun (Brit, slang) a situation or place, such as a beauty contest or nightclub, in which women are felt to be, or feel themselves to be, on display and judged solely by their appearance Contemporary Examples Historical Examples
rinderpest. Historical Examples noun another name for rinderpest
a rod-shaped, usually electrified device designed for prodding or driving livestock, especially cattle. noun a hand-held electrified rod with low voltage used to control cattle