nounpl. -·loes·, -·los·, -·lo·
an animal developed by crossing the American buffalo, or bison, with beef cattle: supposedly better able to reproduce, grow rapidly, and provide lean meat on a grass diet
Origin of beefalobeef + (buff)alo
nounpl. beefalo, or beef·a·los or beef·a·loes
A hybrid that results from a cross between the North American bison (buffalo) and beef cattle and is typically 38 bison and 58 domestic cattle. Beefalo yields leaner beef than conventional breeds of cattle.
Origin of beefaloBlend of beef buffalo
(plural beefalo or beefalos or beefaloes)