Friesian

Friesian
Friesian [frē′zhən]
n., adj.
FRISIAN

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  • Friesian — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ an animal of a black and white breed of dairy cattle originally from Friesland in the Netherlands …   English terms dictionary

  • Friesian —  / Frisian  Friesian is a breed of cattle; Frisian is the name of a north Germanic language and of a chain of islands lying off, and politically divided between, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Germany. Friesian cattle in the United States are… …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Friesian — UK [ˈfriːʒ(ə)n] / US [ˈfrɪʒ(ə)n] noun [countable] Word forms Friesian : singular Friesian plural Friesians British a type of black and white cow that produces a lot of milk …   English dictionary

  • Friesian, Frisian —    Friesian is a breed of cattle; Frisian is a north Germanic language and the name of a chain of islands lying off and politically divided between the Netherlands, Denmark, and Germany. Friesian cattle in the United States are normally called… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • Friesian, Frisian —    Friesian is a breed of cattle; Frisian is a north Germanic language and the name of a chain of islands lying off and politically divided between the Netherlands, Denmark, and Germany. Friesian cattle in the United States are normally called… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • Friesian horse — Infobox Horse name= Friesian Horse image caption=Friesian horse features =Black, 15 17 hands, powerfully muscled, agile with elegant action, thick mane and tail, feather on lower legs. altname=Belgian Black (UK) nickname= country= Netherlands… …   Wikipedia

  • Friesian Sporthorse — Infobox Horse name= Friesian Sporthorse Caption=Friesian Sporthorse Stallion features=Friesian crossbreds, minimum 25% Friesian. Can be nearly all colors and sizes, but maintaining a sport horse type. Light feathering is common, as well as thick… …   Wikipedia

  • Friesian cross — Infobox Horse name= Friesian Cross features=Friesian crossbreds, of any color, type, or size country=USA group1=Friesian Sport Horse Registry std1= [http://www.FSHR.org] group2=Friesian Blood Horse Registry std2=… …   Wikipedia

  • Friesian — noun Etymology: variant of Frisian Date: 1923 chiefly British Holstein …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Friesian — /free zheuhn/, adj., n. 1. Frisian. 2. Chiefly Brit. Holstein (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

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