cuckoo lamb

noun

Definition of cuckoo lamb

: a late-born lamb

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History and Etymology for cuckoo lamb

so called from its being born in the mating season of the cuckoo

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“Cuckoo lamb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cuckoo%20lamb. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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