"shorling" Definition

  1. n. The skin of a sheen after the fleece is shorn off, as distinct from the morling, or skin taken from the dead sheep; also, a sheep of the first year's shearing.
  2. n. A person who is shorn; a shaveling; hence, in contempt, a priest.

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Position in dictionary: 90260 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "shorling": 1
Words that end with "shorling": 1
Words that contain "shorling": 1
Next words in dictionary: shorn, short, short circuit, short-breathed, short-circuit
Previous words in dictionary: shorlaceous, shorl, shoring, shoreward, shorer

English Dictionary Definition of shorling

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