Cotswold

noun
Cots·​wold | \ ˈkät-ˌswōld How to pronounce Cotswold (audio) , -swəld \

Definition of Cotswold

: any of an English breed of large long-wooled sheep

First Known Use of Cotswold

circa 1658, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Cotswold

Cotswold Hills, England

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The first known use of Cotswold was circa 1658

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“Cotswold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cotswold. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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