- one of an American breed of beef cattle, developed from Shorthorn and Brahman stock for endurance to torrid temperatures.
Origin of Santa Gertrudis
An Americanism dating back to 1940–45; named after a division of a ranch in Texas
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- one of a breed of large red beef cattle developed in Texas
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