Corriedale
noun Etymology: Corriedale, ranch in New Zealand Date: 1902 any of a breed of rather large usually hornless sheep developed in New Zealand and raised for mutton and wool

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  • Corriedale — sheep on a ranch in Charlow, Mission Valley, Montana Corriedale sheep are a dual purpose breed, meaning they are used both in the production of wool and meat. The Corriedale is the oldest of all the crossbred breeds, a Merino Lincoln cross… …   Wikipedia

  • Corriedale — bezeichnet einen Ort in Neuseeland, siehe Corriedale (Neuseeland) eine neuseeländische Schafrasse, siehe Corriedale (Schaf) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Corriedale — [kôr′ē dāl΄, kär′ē dāl΄] n. [after Corriedale, New Zealand] a breed of rather large, white faced sheep, developed in New Zealand for their wool and meat …   English World dictionary

  • Corriedale — /ˈkɒrədeɪl/ (say koruhdayl) noun one of a white faced breed of sheep, originally developed in New Zealand from Leicester, Lincoln, Merino, and Romney breeds to produce high quality wool and meat. {from Corriedale, the property where it was… …   Australian English dictionary

  • corriedale — ˌdā(ə)l noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Corriedale, ranch in New Zealand where the breed was developed : a member of a dual purpose breed of rather large usually hornless sheep developed in New Zealand from the Lincoln, Leicester …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corriedale — /kawr ee dayl , kor /, n. one of a breed of sheep raised originally in New Zealand and noted for their high quality wool and good market lambs. [1900 05; after an estate near Otago Harbor, New Zealand, where the breed was developed] * * * …   Universalium

  • corriedale — cor·rie·dale …   English syllables

  • Corriedale (sheep) — Corriedale sheep are a dual purpose breed, meaning they are used both in the production of wool and meat. The Corriedale is the oldest of all the crossbred breeds, a Merino Lincoln cross developed almost simultaneously in Australia and New… …   Wikipedia

  • Le mouton de la ferme — Mouton Pour les articles homonymes, voir Mouton (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mouton — Demande de traduction Domestic sheep → …   Wikipédia en Français

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