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dorper

[dawr-per] /ˈdɔr pər/
noun
1.
one of a breed of sheep having a black face and white body, developed in South Africa from the Dorset Horn and black-headed Persian breeds and raised for meat.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; Dor(set Horn) + Per(sian)
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  • We raise dorper x katahdin sheep for foundation stock and for meat.

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