from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a breed of merino sheep of French origin, raised for wool and meat.
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- n. hardy sheep developed from the merino producing both good mutton and fine wool
After Rambouillet, a town of north-central France.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)