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bullock

[ bool-uhk ]
/ ˈbʊl ək /
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noun
a castrated bull; steer.
a young bull.
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Origin of bullock

First recorded before 1000; Middle English bullok, Old English bulluc; see origin at bull1, -ock
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British Dictionary definitions for bullock

bullock
/ (ˈbʊlək) /

noun
a gelded bull; steer
archaic a bull calf
verb
(intr) Australian and NZ informal to work hard and long

Word Origin for bullock

Old English bulluc; see bull 1, -ock
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