Definitions for livestockˈlaɪvˌstɒk

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  1. livestock, stock, farm animal(noun)

    any animals kept for use or profit

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  1. livestock(Noun)

    Farm animals; animals domesticated for cultivation.

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  1. Livestock

    Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce commodities such as food, fiber and labor. This article does not discuss poultry or farmed fish, although these, especially poultry, are commonly included within the meaning of "livestock". Livestock are generally raised for profit. Raising animals is a component of modern agriculture. It has been practiced in many cultures since the transition to farming from hunter-gather lifestyles.

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