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Australian Illawarra Shorthorn

[ il-uh-wawr-uh, -wor-uh ]
/ ˈɪl əˌwɔr ə, -ˌwɒr ə /
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noun
a breed of dual-purpose cattle originally bred to withstand dry conditions in Australia.
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Origin of Australian Illawarra Shorthorn

First recorded in 1915–20; named after Illawarra, a district of eastern New South Wales
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