Hampshire Down
noun see Hampshire I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hampshire down — noun British breed of hornless dark faced domestic sheep • Syn: ↑Hampshire • Hypernyms: ↑domestic sheep, ↑Ovis aries * * * noun see hampshire III …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hampshire (race ovine) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hampshire. Hampshire (race ovine) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hampshire sheep — The Hampshire or Hampshire Down is a breed of sheep which originated around 1829 from a cross of Southdowns with the Old Hampshire breed, the Old Wiltshire, and the Berkshire Nott, all horned, white faced sheep these were native to the open,… …   Wikipedia

  • Hampshire — /hamp shear, sheuhr/, n. 1. Also called Hants. a county in S England. 1,449,700; 1460 sq. mi. (3780 sq. km). 2. Also called Hampshire Down. one of an English breed of sheep having a dark face, ears, and legs, noted for the rapid growth of its… …   Universalium

  • Hampshire (oveja) —   Hampshire …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hampshire — I. A black hog with a white belt over the shoulders. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United States. Although its origins are unknown, it is believed to have derived from old British breeds common in Scotland and bordering English counties.… …   Combined glossary of agriculture

  • Hampshire — I. noun Etymology: Hampshire, England Date: 1918 1. any of a British breed of large hornless black faced mutton producing sheep called also Hampshire Down 2. any of an American breed of black white belted swine II. geographical name or Hants… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Hampshire — noun 1. a county of southern England on the English Channel • Instance Hypernyms: ↑county • Part Holonyms: ↑England • Part Meronyms: ↑Winchester, ↑New Forest 2. British breed of hornless dark faced domestic sheep …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hampshire County Cricket Club in 2005 — Twenty20 Cup Group Stage (South)Match detailsAprilThe first game in the Championship was a narrow 48 run victory against Gloucestershire. This was followed by a rain affected defeat against Essex in the Sunday League. The second Championship game …   Wikipedia

  • Hampshire county cricket teams — Infobox first class cricket team team = Hampshire county cricket teams imagesize = caption = home venue = Broadhalfpenny Down Windmill Down Itchin Stoke Down established = before 1729 last match = 1861 first title = 1766 no. of titles = 14 (to… …   Wikipedia

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