sheepcote

[ sheep-koht ]
/ ˈʃipˌkoʊt /

noun Chiefly British.

a pen or covered enclosure for sheep.

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Origin of sheepcote

1375–1425; late Middle English. See sheep, cote1
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British Dictionary definitions for sheepcote

sheepcote
/ (ˈʃiːpˌkəʊt) /

noun

mainly British another word for sheepfold
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