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black cow

noun
1.
Midwestern U.S. a root beer float containing vanilla ice cream.
2.
chocolate milk.
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  • Truly, unto Bradmond, whither I am bidden to see unto the black cow.

    Clare Avery Emily Sarah Holt
  • Formerly, it is said, they were accustomed to offer a black cow.

  • Or this: "Two parts of bloods, horn of a black cow, warm it up for a salve."

  • The black cow will ask you what is the meaning of all this, and you must answer what I will whisper to you.'

  • The black cow watched him with surprise for some time, and then said: 'What are you doing, sonny?'

  • "The black cow must be killed," whispered some one deep within the sky.

    Jimbo Algernon Blackwood
  • I went on the wrong side of Miss Lucy's black cow and raised her ire.

    The Tobacco Tiller

    Sarah Bell Hackley
  • This proverb is as follows: "Even the black cow's milk is white."

  • And she ran to Mother Brindle, who was standing by the fence, talking to the neighbor's black cow,—her with the spotted nose.

    Toto's Merry Winter Laura E. Richards
  • Once he saw a black cow moose, tormented with flies, lurch out madly from the thickets and plunge wallowing into the lake.

    The Haunters of the Silences Charles G. D. Roberts

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