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COW. In a penal statute which mentions both cows and beefer's, it was held that by the term cow, must be understood one that had a calf. 2 East, P. C. 616; 1 Leach, 105.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.