heifer

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heif·er

noun \ˈhe-fər\

: a young female cow; especially : one that has not had a calf

Full Definition of HEIFER

:  a young cow; especially :  one that has not had a calf

Origin of HEIFER

Middle English hayfare, from Old English hēahfore
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Animal Husbandry Terms

apiary, bantam, calico, girth, hogwash, mast, rut

Rhymes with HEIFER

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