Cotswolds

[kots-wohldz, -wuh ldz]
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noun (used with a plural verb)

a range of hills in SW England, in Gloucestershire.

Also called Cotswold Hills.

Cotswold

[kots-wohld, -wuh ld]

noun

one of an English breed of large sheep having coarse, long wool.

Origin of Cotswold

named after the Cotswolds, where the breed originated
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Cotswolds

pl n

a range of low hills in SW England, mainly in Gloucestershire: formerly a centre of the wool industry

Cotswold

noun

a breed of sheep with long wool that originated in the Cotswolds. It is believed to be one of the oldest breeds in the world
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