Suffolk

[ suhf-uhk ]

noun
  1. a county in E England. 1,470 sq. mi. (3,805 sq. km).

  2. one of an English breed of sheep having a black face and legs, noted for mutton of high quality.

  1. one of an English breed of chestnut draft horses having a deep body and short legs.

  2. one of an English breed of small, black hogs.

  3. a city in SE Virginia.

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British Dictionary definitions for Suffolk (1 of 2)

Suffolk1

/ (ˈsʌfək) /


noun
  1. a county of SE England, on the North Sea: its coast is flat and marshy, indented by broad tidal estuaries. Administrative centre: Ipswich. Pop: 678 100 (2003 est). Area: 3800 sq km (1467 sq miles)

British Dictionary definitions for Suffolk (2 of 2)

Suffolk2

/ (ˈsʌfək) /


noun
  1. a black-faced breed of sheep

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