stud farm

/ˈstʌd fam/ (say 'stud fahm)

a place where horses, cattle, etc., are bred.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • stud farm — stud ,farm noun count a place where male horses are kept and BRED from to produce young horses …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Stud farm — A stud farm or stud in animal husbandry, is an establishment for selective breeding of livestock. The word stud comes from the Old English stod meaning herd of horses, place where horses are kept for breeding [… …   Wikipedia

  • stud farm — noun a farm where horses are bred • Hypernyms: ↑farm * * * stud farm UK US noun [countable] [singular stud farm plural stud farms] a place where male hor …   Useful english dictionary

  • stud farm — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms stud farm : singular stud farm plural stud farms a place where male horses are kept and bred from to produce young horses …   English dictionary

  • stud farm — n. farm for breeding horses …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Kunigal stud farm — is a stud farm located in the town of Kunigal in the Indian state of Karnataka. This farm is used for breeding horses mainly for racing and is the oldest stud farm in India. The history of this farm can be traced back to the times of Tipu Sultan …   Wikipedia

  • stud — stud1 [stud] n. [ME stode < OE studu, column, pillar, post, akin to ON stoth, Ger stützen, to prop < IE * stūt < base * stā , to STAND] 1. any of a series of small knobs or rounded nailheads used to ornament a surface, as of leather 2. a …   English World dictionary

  • Stud fee — A stud fee is a price paid by the owner of a female animal, such as a horse or a dog, to the owner of a male animal for the right to breed to it. Stud fees can range from a small amount for a local male animal of unknown breeding to several… …   Wikipedia

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