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barebelly

[ bair-bel-ee ]
/ ˈbɛərˌbɛl i /
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noun, plural bare·bel·lies.New Zealand.
a sheep with a defective growth of wool on its belly and legs.
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Origin of barebelly

First recorded in 1870–75; bare1 + belly
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