What does yearling mean?

Definitions for yearling
ˈyɪər lɪŋyear·ling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toddler, yearling, tot, bambinonoun

    a young child

  2. yearlingnoun

    a racehorse considered one year old until the second Jan. 1 following its birth

  3. yearlingnoun

    an animal in its second year

Wiktionary

  1. yearlingnoun

    An animal that is between one and two years old.

  2. yearlingnoun

    A racehorse that is considered to be one year old until a subsequent January 1st.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yearlingnoun

    an animal one year old, or in the second year of its age; -- applied chiefly to cattle, sheep, and horses

    Etymology: [Year + -ling.]

  2. Yearlingadjective

    being a year old

    Etymology: [Year + -ling.]

Freebase

  1. Yearling

    A yearling is a young horse of either sex that is between one and two years old. Yearlings are comparable in development to a very early adolescent, they are not fully mature physically, and while they may be in the earliest stages of sexual maturity, they are considered too young to be breeding stock. In addition, the word colt may also be used to describe a male horse, and the term filly is used to describe a female horse. Both "colt" and "filly" describe not only yearlings, but any other young horse under the age of four.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearling in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yearling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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