Santa Gertrudis

San·​ta Ger·​tru·​dis | \ ˌsan-tə-(ˌ)gər-ˈtrü-dəs How to pronounce Santa Gertrudis (audio) \

Definition of Santa Gertrudis

: any of a U.S. breed of red beef cattle developed from a Brahman-shorthorn cross and valued for their hardiness in hot climates

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Santa Gertrudis

First Known Use of Santa Gertrudis

1942, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Santa Gertrudis

Santa Gertrudis, section of the King Ranch, Kingsville, Texas

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“Santa Gertrudis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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