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Definition of Calves

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young cow; young elephant; lower back part of the leg
give birth to a calf; break away from a glacier and form an iceberg (Glaciology)
Calves Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(pl. )
of Calf
  
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calves
see under calf

WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. young of domestic cattle
(hypernym) young mammal
(hyponym) dogie, dogy, leppy
(member-holonym) cattle, cows, kine, oxen, Bos taurus
(part-meronym) veal, veau
2. the muscular back part of the shank
(synonym) sura
(hypernym) skeletal muscle, striated muscle
(part-holonym) shank
(part-meronym) gastrocnemius, gastrocnemius muscle
3. fine leather from the skin of a calf
(synonym) calfskin
(hypernym) leather
(hyponym) box calf
4. young of various large placental mammals e.g. whale or giraffe or elephant or buffalo
(hypernym) young mammal

Verb
1. release ice; "The icebergs and glaciers calve"
(synonym) break up
(hypernym) separate, divide, part
2. birth; "the whales calve at this time of year"
(synonym) have young
(hypernym) litter
Calves Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of calves peacefully grazing on a velvety lawn, foretells to the young, happy, festive gatherings and enjoyment. Those engaged in seeking wealth will see it rapidly increasing.

See Cattle.
  
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Calves Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Calves is a hamlet in Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal. It is divided between the parishes of Argivai and Beiriz and in the 2001 census it had 138 inhabitants.

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