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- n. Alternative form of sheepcote.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small inclosure for sheep; a pen; a fold.
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At the side farthest from the town, close under a bluff, there was an extensive marah, or sheepcot, ages old.
A sheepcot of the church ', said a contemporary ballad.
The kindly shepherd of the East carries his lambs in his arms to the sheepcot, but the older sheep pass into the fold under his compelling rod.