fat-tailed sheep


fat-tailed sheep
noun
: a coarse-wooled mutton sheep that has great quantities of fat on each side of the tail bones, that is widely distributed in southeastern Europe, No. Africa, and Asia, and that occurs in many local breeds or races

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/fat"tayld'/
one of a class of sheep with much fat along the sides of the tail bones, raised for their meat and widely distributed in southeast Europe, northern Africa, and Asia.
[1835-45]

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fat-tailed sheep «FAT TAYLD»,
one of a breed of sheep raised in Asia and North Africa, having fatty tails much esteemed as a food.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.