a cow that is raised for its milk rather than for beef.
Informal. a source of easily gained income; profitable venture:
The new subsidiary turns out to be a real milk cow.
- Milk crust
milk crust n. Seborrhea of the scalp of an infant.
- Milk duct
milk duct n. See lactiferous duct.
[mil-ker] /ˈmɪl kər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. . 3. a cow or other animal that gives . /ˈmɪlkə/ noun 1. a cow, goat, etc, that yields milk, esp of a specified quality or amount: a poor milker 2. a person who milks 3. another name for milking machine
noun 1. Pathology. fever coinciding with the beginning of lactation, formerly believed to be due to lactation but really due to infection. 2. Veterinary Pathology. an acute disorder of calcium metabolism affecting dairy cows shortly after calving, causing somnolence and paralysis of the hind legs. noun 1. a fever that sometimes occurs shortly after childbirth, […]