Texel

Texel

[tes-uhl, tek-suhl]
noun
an island off the N coast of the Netherlands, in the North Sea: largest of the West Frisian Islands. 71 sq. mi. (184 sq. km).
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Texel (ˈtɛksəl)
 
n
a breed of sheep originating from the Netherlands having a heavy white fleece: kept for the production of lean lambs
 
[C20: named after Texel, one of the West Frisian Islands off the Netherlands]

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