To force the weaning of a bovine cow's calf by restricting the calf's access to its mother's udders. Used figuratively or literally.
A week after we kicked off her calf that cow was still bawling.
Additional definitions for 'kick off':
|kick off||To make the first kick in a game or part of a game.|
|kick off||To start; to launch.|
|kick off||To shut down or turn_off suddenly.|
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