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noun [countable] cow pronunciation in British English /kaʊ/
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  1. 1
    an animal kept by farmers for its milk or meat. A male cow is called a bull, a female is a cow, and a young cow is a calf. Their meat is called beef. The sound a cow makes is written as moo.
  2. 2
    the female of some types of animal such as an elephant or whale
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