Definition of ruddle in English:

ruddle

Line breaks: rud¦dle
Pronunciation: /ˈrʌd(ə)l
 
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noun

[mass noun]
1 another term for reddle.
1.1A small block of reddle or a similar substance that is attached to the chest of a ram to mark the ewe that it tups.

Origin

late Middle English: related to obsolete rud 'red colour' and red; compare with raddle.

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