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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(Plural) The muscular back part of the shank. Also: The offspring of cows, whales, seals, elephants.

Usage examples (37)
  •  The spring and early summer round-ups were especially for the branding of calves.
  • Verb (used without object) : The cow is expected to calve tomorrow
  • Verb (used with object) : The glacier calved an iceberg
  • Or the aborted calves from the panicked cattle during the attacks. for more
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