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Exmoor

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noun Ex·moor \ˈek-ˌsmu̇r, -ˌsmȯr\

Definition of Exmoor

  1. 1 :  any of a breed of horned sheep of Devonshire in England valued especially for mutton

  2. 2 :  any of a breed of hardy ponies native to the Exmoor district that have a brown, bay, or dun coat and a pale-colored muzzle



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Origin of exmoor

Exmoor, England


First Known Use: 1808


Exmoor

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geographical name Ex·moor \ˈeks-ˌmu̇r, -ˌmȯr\

Definition of Exmoor

  1. moorland SW England in Somerset & Devon area 32 square miles (83 square kilometers)



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