Swaledale

noun
Swale·dale | \ˈswā(ə)lˌdā(ə)l\

Definition of Swaledale 

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

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

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History and Etymology for Swaledale

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

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