(NZ) a grid of metal bars covering a hollow or hole dug in a roadway, intended to prevent the passage of livestock while allowing vehicles, etc, to pass unhindered Also called (in Britain and other countries) cattle-grid
a cattle thief.
a person who tends or breeds cattle. a rancher who raises cattle on a large scale; the owner of a cattle ranch. Historical Examples noun (pl) -men a person who breeds, rears, or tends cattle (mainly US & Canadian) a person who owns or rears cattle on a large scale, usually for beef, esp the […]
a large vessel for the transportation of livestock. Historical Examples
any of several tropical American orchids of the genus Cattleya, having showy flowers ranging from white to purple. Historical Examples noun any tropical American orchid of the genus Cattleya, cultivated for their purplish-pink or white showy flowers