Definition of Hereford noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



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  1. 1a city on the River Wye in the west of England near the border with Wales. Its cathedral contains the Mappa Mundi, a very old map of the world.
  2. 2noun a type of cow bred for its meat. Hereford cattle are usually reddish in colour with a white head. They were originally developed around Hereford.