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steer

a castrated male ox or bull; bullock
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When the archers had taken their places, the herald came forward and proclaimed the rules of the game, and how each should shoot three shots, and to him that should shoot the best the prize of two fat steers was to belong.
Fairly hast thou won the fat steers," said the Sheriff, "and "hereunto I will add a butt of good March beer, for joy of having gotten such a man; for, I wot, thou shootest as fair a shaft as Robin Hood himself.
Then," said Little John, "for joy of having gotten myself into thy service, I will give fat steers and brown ale to all these good folk, to make them merry withal.
Then some built great fires and roasted the steers, and others broached the butt of ale, with which all made themselves merry.
And that question once answered, pirates straightway steer apart, for they are infernal villains on both sides, and don't like to see overmuch of each other's villanous likenesses.
We could not so much as see the corrals, but we knew the steers were over there, huddled together under the north bank.
Steer round the Point into the harbour, and I'll give you a glimpse of China in twenty minutes or so.
Very well; now steer toward the wharf where the big ship with the queer flag is.
So the Doctor tumbled out of bed and went to the rudder to steer the ship.
I frequently had to look up at the opening between the trees above the path in order to learn my route, and, where there was no cart-path, to feel with my feet the faint track which I had worn, or steer by the known relation of particular trees which I felt with my hands, passing between two pines for instance, not more than eighteen inches apart, in the midst of the woods, invariably, in the darkest night.
The boards of directors of Cohen & Steers closed-end funds, approved distributions for April, May and June 2017, the funds revealed on Wednesday.
Angus x steers - PS1,060, PS1,005, PS950 & PS900 East Fourstones.