Definitions for livestockˈlaɪvˌstɒk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word livestock
livestock, stock, farm animal(noun)
any animals kept for use or profit
Farm animals; animals domesticated for cultivation.
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.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They entered houses made from straw and grass and looted all our money and livestock.
I feel for all the animals and livestock today as well as our fellow ranchers and farmers.
When we saw the chaos of IS we wanted Maliki back. Everything is gone, my livestock, my harvest, everything.
There is also widespread destruction of residents' homes and fishermen's equipment and on farms and livestock.
When the livestock comes down for the winter what are we going to feed them? If our livestock goes, our culture goes.
Translations for livestock
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- أنعام, دواجن, مواشيArabic
- bestiarCatalan, Valencian
- Vieh, NutztiereGerman
- ζωικό κεφάλαιοGreek
- gado, gandoGalician
- mājlopi, lopiLatvian
- haiwan ternakan, ternakanMalay
- husdyr, feNorwegian
- naaldlooshii, biłį́į́ʼ, ałį́į́ʼNavajo, Navaho
- [[поголовье]] [[скот, скотина, поголовье, скотRussian
- mal, enamTurkish
- худоба, скотинаUkrainian
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