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sacred cow

  
      n     (lit, fig)   heilige Kuh
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heilige Pflicht
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geistlich und weltlich
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ist denn nichts mehr heilig?
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eine der Venus geweihte Statue
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Kuhfladen
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eine Elefantenkuh
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Kuh mit langhaarigem Fell
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'sacred cow' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
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sacred cow
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to kill {or} slaughter sacred cows
[Fig.]
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"sacred cow": examples and translations in context
You mess with the sacred cow, you get the horns. Legt man sich mit der heiligen Kuh an, spürt man die Hörner.
The Texans who got drunk and rode the sacred cow into the market? An die betrunkenen Texaner, die auf der heiligen Kuh auf den Markt geritten sind?
The shrine of the sacred cow. Die Kultstätte der Heiligen Kuh.
More needs to be done on the issue of IP rights - the sacred cow of the pharmaceutical industry. Beim Thema Rechte an geistigem Eigentum, der heiligen Kuh der Pharmaindustrie, besteht weiterer Handlungsbedarf.
Whoever took the sacred cow just please return him, no questions asked. Der Dieb unserer heiligen Kuh soll sie bitte zurückgeben.
The plan is a sacred cow. Weil der Plan heilig ist.
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