woolshed
noun Date: 1844 a building or group of buildings (as on an Australian ranch) in which sheep are sheared and wool is prepared for market

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • woolshed — [wool′shed΄] n. a building in which sheep are sheared and the wool is packed for market …   English World dictionary

  • woolshed — /ˈwʊlʃɛd / (say woolshed) noun a large shed for shearing and baling of wool. {wool + shed1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • woolshed — /wool shed /, n. a building in which sheep are sheared and wool is gathered and prepared for market. [1840 50; WOOL + SHED1] * * * …   Universalium

  • woolshed — noun A shed where sheep are shorn …   Wiktionary

  • woolshed — n. building where sheep are shaved and their wool is collected …   English contemporary dictionary

  • woolshed — noun Austral./NZ a large shed for shearing and baling wool …   English new terms dictionary

  • woolshed — n. Austral. & NZ a large shed for shearing and baling wool. * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a building or range of buildings (as on an Australian sheep station) in which sheep are sheared and wool is prepared for market * * * /wool shed /, n. a building… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Woolshed Hill Estate — (Поколбин,Австралия) Категория отеля: 4,5 звезд Адрес: 342 Deasys Rd, 2320 Поколбин, Авст …   Каталог отелей

  • Woolshed, Queensland — Infobox Australian Place | type = suburb name = Woolshed city = Ipswich state = qld caption = lga = City of Ipswich postcode = 4340 pop = Unknown (2006) area = dist1 = location1= dist2 = location2= dist3 = location3= fedgov = Division of Blair… …   Wikipedia

  • woolshed hop — /wʊlʃɛd ˈhɒp/ (say woolshed hop) noun Colloquial → barn dance (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

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