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- n. Plural form of lambing.
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Three successive nocturnal lambings on the windswept hillsides in my shirtsleeves had left me with the beginnings of a cold and I felt in urgent need of a packet of Geoff Hatfield's cough drops.
I had a great fellow feeling for men like Bob, the hardy farm workers who were part of my life -- catching and holding the big beasts for me, sweating side by side with me at tough calvings and lambings.
Tough calvings and lambings, and I could remember a disastrous spring when many of their calves died of scour.
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