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Related to vegetable sheep: sheep plant
(Plants) NZ any of various species of the genus Raoulia, esp R. mammillaris or R. eximia, of New Zealand rocky mountains: a small low bush having white flowers and hairy leaves which, from a distance, make it look like a sheep
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|Noun||1.||vegetable sheep - perennial prostrate mat-forming herb with hoary woolly foliage|
genus Raoulia, Raoulia - genus of low-growing mat-forming New Zealand plants; in some classifications includes species placed in genus Haastia
|2.||vegetable sheep - cushion-forming New Zealand herb having leaves densely covered with tawny hairs|
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