Origin of Shorthorn
Examples from the Web for shorthorn
He was a perfect mountain of a fellow, six and a half feet if he was an inch, with shoulders on him like a shorthorn bull.Greenmantle|John Buchan
Mr. Shorthorn (who has been dragging his mental depths for a fresh topic—hopefully, to Miss Spelwane).Lyre and Lancet|F. Anstey
Although a smaller breed than the Shorthorn or the Hereford, they weigh better than either.
Substantial buildings were erected for the shorthorn cattle.Hodge and His Masters|Richard Jefferies
The world, by consent, has crowned the Shorthorn Durham as the best blood that ever a horned animal carried in its veins.A Walk from London to John O'Groat's|Elihu Burritt