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The Hanwoo (한우), also Hanu or Korean Native, is a breed of small cattle native to Korea. [1]

24 relations: Beef, Breed registry, Cattle, DAD-IS, Dietary fiber, Food and Agriculture Organization, Hoengseong County, Holstein Friesian cattle, Japanese Black, Jeju Black, Korea, Korea JoongAng Daily, Korean cuisine, Lactation, Mitochondrial DNA, Nellore, Single-nucleotide polymorphism, South Korea, Straw, Taurine cattle, The Korea Times, Working animal, Yanbian cattle, Zebu.


Beef is the culinary name for meat from cattle, particularly skeletal muscle.

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Breed registry

A breed registry, also known as a herdbook, studbook or register, in animal husbandry and the hobby of animal fancy, is an official list of animals within a specific breed whose parents are known.

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Cattle—colloquially cows—are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates.

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DAD-IS is the acronym of the worldwide Domestic Animal Diversity Information System of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, within the FAO's management of animal genetic resources programme.

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Dietary fiber

Dietary fiber or roughage is the indigestible portion of food derived from plants.

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Food and Agriculture Organization

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture, Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l'Alimentazione e l'Agricoltura) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.

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Hoengseong County

Hoengseong County is a county in Gangwon Province, South Korea.

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Holstein Friesian cattle

Holstein Friesians (often shortened to Holsteins in North America, while the term Friesians is often used in the UK) are a breed of dairy cattle originating from the Dutch provinces of North Holland and Friesland, and Schleswig-Holstein in Northern Germany and Jutland.

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Japanese Black

The Japanese Black (黒毛和種, Kuroge Washu) is a breed of Japanese beef cattle.

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Jeju Black

Jeju Black Cattle are one of the indigenous cattle breeds found in the Korean peninsula (Republic of Korea).

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Korea is a region in East Asia; since 1945 it has been divided into two distinctive sovereign states: North Korea and South Korea.

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Korea JoongAng Daily

Korea JoongAng Daily is the English language version of the South Korean national daily newspaper JoongAng Ilbo.

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Korean cuisine

Korean cuisine has evolved through centuries of social and political change.

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Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young.

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Mitochondrial DNA

Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA or mDNA) is the DNA located in mitochondria, cellular organelles within eukaryotic cells that convert chemical energy from food into a form that cells can use, adenosine triphosphate (ATP).

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Nellore is a city and district headquarters of Nellore district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

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Single-nucleotide polymorphism

A single-nucleotide polymorphism, often abbreviated to SNP (plural), is a variation in a single nucleotide that occurs at a specific position in the genome, where each variation is present to some appreciable degree within a population (e.g. > 1%).

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Straw is an agricultural by-product, the dry stalks of cereal plants, after the grain and chaff have been removed.

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Taurine cattle

Taurine cattle (Bos taurus taurus), also called European cattle, are a subspecies of domesticated cattle originating in the Near East.

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The Korea Times

The Korea Times is the oldest of three English-language newspapers published daily in South Korea.

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Working animal

A working animal is an animal, usually domesticated, that is kept by humans and trained to perform tasks.

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Yanbian cattle

The Yanbian is a taurine breed of cattle that originated in northeast China.

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A zebu (Bos primigenius indicus or Bos indicus or Bos taurus indicus), sometimes known as indicine cattle or humped cattle, is a species or subspecies of domestic cattle originating in the Indian Subcontinent.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanwoo

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