fat-tailed sheep

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fat-tailed sheep

(făt′tāld′)
n.
Any of a breed of sheep having large amounts of fat at the base of the tail, raised chiefly in dry regions from northern Africa through Central Asia for meat, milk, fat, and wool.
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