noun (1)

Definition of sheepgate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a gate for the passage of sheep : a hurdle for enclosing sheep


noun (2)
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Definition of sheepgate (Entry 2 of 2)

: pasturage for sheep also : the cost of such pasturage

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History and Etymology for sheepgate

Noun (1)

sheep entry 1 + gate (opening)

Noun (2)

sheep entry 1 + gate (pasturage)

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“Sheepgate.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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