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Devon1

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Pronunciation: /ˈdɛv(ə)n
 
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(also Devonshire /ˈdɛv(ə)nˌʃɪə/)

Origin

from medieval Latin Devonia 'Devonshire'.

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Devon2

Line breaks: Devon
Pronunciation: /ˈdɛv(ə)n
 
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noun

An animal of a breed of red beef cattle.
Example sentences
  • The Devon has proven to be an adaptable, economical breed that is valued for the hybrid vigor it imparts when crossed with other beef breeds.
  • The Devon is a handsome animal with clear-cut lines and a blocky but symmetrical body.

Origin

mid 19th century: named after the county of Devon (see Devon1).

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