pl. -·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 3/8 bison and 5/8 domestic cattle. Beefalo yields leaner beef than conventional breeds of cattle.
Origin of beefaloBlend of beef and buffalo.
(plural beefalo or beefalos or beefaloes)