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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cotswold  \Cots"wold`\  (k?ts"w?ld`),  n.  [Cot  a  cottage  or  hut  + 
  wold  an  open  country.] 
  An  open  country  abounding  in  sheepcotes,  as  in  the  Cotswold 
  hills,  in  Gloucestershire,  England. 
 
  {Cotswold  sheep},  a  long-wooled  breed  of  sheep,  formerly 
  common  in  the  counties  of  Gloucester,  Hereford,  and 
  Worcester,  Eng.;  --  so  called  from  the  Cotswold  Hills.  The 
  breed  is  now  chiefly  amalgamated  with  others 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Cotswold 
  n  :  sheep  with  long  wool  originating  in  the  Cotswolds  [syn:  {Cotswold}] 




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