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sheepfold

[sheep-fohld] /ˈʃipˌfoʊld/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
an enclosure for sheep.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English; Old English sceapa falda. See sheep, fold2
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Examples for sheepfold
  • There the long-absent pastor regain his flock and his sheepfold.
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sheepfold

/ˈʃiːpˌfəʊld/
noun
1.
a pen or enclosure for sheep
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