Any of a breed of large beef cattle that are highly resistant to heat and insects, developed in the United States by crossing Brahmans and shorthorns.
Any of a breed of hardy, red-colored beef cattle developed from a cross of short-horned and Brahman stock.
Origin of santa-gertrudis
- After the Santa Gertrudis section of the King Ranch in Kingsville, Texas
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition