- one of several widely distributed strains of large, white, lop-eared swine of northern European origin.
Origin of Landrace
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- mainly British a white very long-bodied lop-eared breed of pork pig
- a breed of Finnish sheep known for multiple births
- botany an ancient or primitive cultivated variety of a crop plant
from Danish, literally: land race
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