Scottish Blackface


Definition of Scottish Blackface

1 : a Scottish breed of hardy black-faced long-wooled mutton sheep used especially in crossbreeding for better meat production
2 or Scottish blackface : a sheep of the Scottish Blackface breed

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First Known Use of Scottish Blackface

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Scottish Blackface was in 1899

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“Scottish Blackface.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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