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Santa Gertrudis

[ san-tuhger-troo-dis ]
/ ˈsæn tə gərˈtru dɪs /
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noun
one of an American breed of beef cattle, developed from Shorthorn and Brahman stock for endurance to torrid temperatures.
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Origin of Santa Gertrudis

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45; named after a division of a ranch in Texas
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British Dictionary definitions for Santa Gertrudis

Santa Gertrudis
/ (ˈsæntə ɡəˈtruːdɪs) /

noun
one of a breed of large red beef cattle developed in Texas
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