Suffolk
I. noun Etymology: Suffolk, England Date: 1831 1. any of a breed of chestnut-colored draft horses of English origin — called also Suffolk punch 2. any of a breed of large hornless black-faced sheep of English origin raised chiefly for mutton II. geographical name 1. city SE Virginia W of Chesapeake population 63,677 2. county E England bordering on North Sea capital Ipswich area 1520 miles (3937 kilometers), population 629,900; formerly divided into administrative counties of East Suffolk (capital Ipswich) & West Suffolk (capital Bury St. Edmunds)

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  • Suffolk — /suf euhk/, n. 1. a county in E England. 570,000; 1470 sq. mi. (3805 sq. km). 2. one of an English breed of sheep having a black face and legs, noted for mutton of high quality. 3. one of an English breed of chestnut draft horses having a deep… …   Universalium

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