Wessex Saddleback


Definition of Wessex Saddleback

1 : an old British breed of medium-sized black white-belted swine perhaps not distinct from the American Hampshire
2 or Wessex saddleback plural -s : an animal of the Wessex Saddleback breed

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History and Etymology for Wessex Saddleback

from Wessex, England, wehre it was originally bred

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“Wessex Saddleback.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wessex%20Saddleback. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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