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sheep

noun [C] uk   /ʃiːp/ ( plural sheep) us  
A1 a farm animal with thick wool that eats grass and is kept for its wool, skin, and meat: The farmer has several large flocks (= groups) of long-haired sheep. We heard sheep bleating/baaing in the field.
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in Korean 양…
in Arabic خَروف…
in French mouton…
in Turkish koyun…
in Italian pecora…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羊,綿羊…
in Russian овца…
in Polish owca…
in Spanish oveja…
in Portuguese ovelha…
in German das Schaf…
in Catalan ovella…
in Japanese ヒツジ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羊,绵羊…
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