bell sheep

noun

Australian a sheep that a shearer is just starting to shear (and which he is allowed to finish) as the bell rings for the end of a work period

Nearby words

  1. bell pull,
  2. bell punch,
  3. bell purchase,
  4. bell push,
  5. bell seat,
  6. bell tent,
  7. bell the cat, who will,
  8. bell's law,
  9. bell's muscle,
  10. bell's palsy

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