Aberdeen-angus meaning

Any of a breed of black, hornless cattle, originally from Scotland, raised for beef.
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(usually capitalized) A breed of black hornless beef cattle originating in Scotland. [Mid 19th century.]
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(often capitalized) An animal of the Aberdeen Angus breed. [Mid 19th century.]
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Origin of aberdeen-angus

  • After Aberdeen and Angus , former counties of Scotland

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Aberdeen and Angus, the counties in Scotland where the breed originated.

    From Wiktionary