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kerry

[ker-ee] /ˈkɛr i/
noun, plural kerries.
1.
one of an Irish breed of small, black dairy cattle.
Origin of kerry
1875-1880
1875-80; named after Kerry, home of the breed

Kerry

[ker-ee] /ˈkɛr i/
noun
1.
a county in W Munster province, in the SW Republic of Ireland. 1815 sq. mi. (4700 sq. km). County seat: Tralee.
2.
a male given name, form of Kerr.
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Kerry1

/ˈkɛrɪ/
noun
1.
John Forbes. born 1943, US politician; unsuccessful Democratic Party candidate in the presidential election of 2004; secretary of state from 2013

Kerry2

/ˈkɛrɪ/
noun
1.
a county of SW Republic of Ireland, in W Munster province: mostly mountainous (including the highest peaks in Ireland), with a deeply indented coast and many offshore islands. County town: Tralee. Pop: 132 527 (2002). Area: 4701 sq km (1815 sq miles)
2.
a small black breed of dairy cattle, originally from Kerry
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