cows cows  /ˈkaʊz/


  • (n) domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age



  1. International animal-rights activists accuse India of showing uncharacteristic cruelty toward its cows.
  2. Niman's cows eat only grass, along with a smattering of hay.
  3. After all, even the healthiest grass-fed cows tromp around in mud and fecal matter and carry all manner of bacteria with them into the milking parlor.


  1. Lower Saucon Township woman cited after cows get loose four times in one day

    Township police were called to the Hess farm at Flint Hill and Waldheim roads for a report of cows in the road four times on Friday, police said.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Express-Times

  2. Cows and the Cow Palace

    When the Spanish migrated to California, they brought with them cattle that would ensure food for the immigrants. These cattle propagated so fast the Spanish not only ate the meat of the cows but sold their hide and tallow they produced to ship captains (although this was illegal for a long time).
    on June 10, 2013     Source: San Mateo Daily Journal

  3. Cows less safe as India’s taste for meat grows

    Cattle rustling, called “lifting” here, is a growing scourge in New Delhi, as increasingly affluent Indians develop a taste for meat, even the flesh of cows, which are considered sacred in Hinduism.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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