calf

  1. young of domestic cattle
  2. the muscular back part of the shank
  3. young of various large placental mammals e.g. whale or giraffe or elephant or buffalo

Calf

A bovine no permanent incisor teeth, can be a male or a female with no secondary sex characteristics.
Found on http://www.mla.com.au/general/glossary

Calf

A baby bovine animal.
Found on http://www.cattlepages.com/dictionary/

Calf

Calves (z or z; singular calf f or f) are the young of domestic cattle. Calves are reared to become adult cattle, or are slaughtered for their meat, called veal, and for their calfskin. ...
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calf

male or female red deer in its first year (M 41 (v) and 43 (r)) (BG 226)
Found on http://info.sjc.ox.ac.uk/forests/glossary.htm

Calf

• (n.) A small island near a larger; as, the Calf of Man. • (n.) The fleshy hinder part of the leg below the knee. • (n.) A small mass of ice set free from the submerged part of a glacier or berg, and rising to the surface. • (n.) Leather made of the skin of the calf; especially, a fine, light-colored leather used in bookbinding...
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calf

(from the article `meat processing`) These animals are usually stunned mechanically, but some sheep slaughter facilities also use electrical stunning. The feet are removed from the ... ...of slaughter. Baby veal (bob veal) is 2–3 days to 1 month of age and yields carcasses weighing 9 to 27 kilograms. Vealers are 4 to 12 weeks of ag...
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calf

(kaf) the fleshy back part of the lower leg; called also sura.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

calf

sura noun the muscular back part of the shank
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Calf

[anatomy] In human anatomy, the calf (also calf of the leg) is the back portion of the lower leg (the crus). In terms of muscle systems, the calf corresponds to the posterior compartment of the leg. Within the posterior compartment, the two largest muscles are known together as the calf muscle and attach to the heel via the Achilles tendon....
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Calf

Calf noun ; plural Calves . [ Middle English calf , kelf , Anglo-Saxon cealf ; akin to Dutch kalf , German kalb , Icelandic kālfr , Swedish kalf , Danish kalv , Goth. kalbō ; confer Sanskrit garbha ...
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Calf

A baby cetacean that is still being nursed by its mother.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21699

Calf

A bovine no permanent incisor teeth, can be a male or a female with no secondary sex characteristics.
Found on http://www.mla.com.au/general/glossary

Calf

A calf is a young bovine animal, especially a young cow.
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Calf

A newborn cetacean.
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Calf

A sexually immature young cow.
Found on http://www.crazyforcows.com/glossary/glossary.shtml

Calf

A young male or female bovine. Usually referred to as calves until reaching sexual maturity.
Found on http://www.epa.gov/agriculture/ag101/dairyglossary.html

Calf

Baby cetacean that is still being nursed by its mother.
Found on http://www.sci.tamucc.edu/tmmsn/29Species/glossary.html

Calf

baby cow. Usually cattlemen plan for their herds to calve (have their young) in the early spring. Some warmer climate ranches allow calving any time. The animals are then rounded-up and marked by branding and earmarking or tagging to denote ownership.
Found on http://cowboyshowcase.com/glossarycattle.htm

Calf

Calf: The belly or fleshy hind part of the leg below the knee. The calf is made up mainly of the gastrocnemius muscle (which comes from the Greek 'gastroknemia' meaning calf of the leg, from 'gaster' (gastr-), belly, + 'kneme,' leg). The word 'calf' comes through the Anglo-Saxon, it is thought, from the Indo-European 'gelbh' meaning to bunch up, as...
Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=10341

calf

Leather made from a calf hide or cattle hide, it is the most common type of leather used for bookbinding. It may be dyed nearly any color.
Found on http://www.alibris.com/glossary/glossary-books

calf

male or female red deer in its first year (M 41 (v) and 43 (r)) (BG 226)
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22223

Calf

Offspring of cattle age up to 1 year, either male or female.
Found on http://www.cattleseller.com/resources/glossary/

calf

Synonym: sural region. ... 2. A young bovine animal, male or female. ... Origin: Gael. Kalpa ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

Calf

The most common bookbinding leather, smooth textured and capable of taking most dyes.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20208
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