teg

teg

[teg]
noun
1.
Animal Husbandry.
a.
a two-year-old sheep that has not been shorn.
b.
the wool shorn from such a sheep.
2.
Chiefly British. a two-year-old doe.
3.
British Dialect. a yearling sheep.
Also, tegg.


Origin:
1520–30; origin uncertain

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teg (tɛɡ)
 
n
1.  a two-year-old sheep
2.  the fleece of a two-year-old sheep
 
[C16: of unknown origin]

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TEG
tetraethylene glycol
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