noun Swale·dale \ˈswā(ə)lˌdā(ə)l\

Definition of Swaledale

  1. 1 :  a British breed of hardy mutton type hill sheep producing a very long but coarse fleece

  2. 2 or swaledale plural Swaledales or swaledales :  a sheep of the Swaledale breed

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Origin and Etymology of swaledale

from Swaledale, upland vale in Yorkshire, England, where it is bred

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