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woolshed Line breaks: wool|shed
Pronunciation: /ˈwʊlʃɛd/

Definition of woolshed in English:


Australian /NZ
A large shed for shearing and baling wool.
Example sentences
  • They both helped in yarding the sheep, sweeping out the woolshed during shearing (Judy became a proficient shearer), taking morning and afternoon tea to the shearers, and helping drive mobs.
  • After the takeover in 1883, work was started on stock yards, fencing, station buildings and the large woolshed, with stands for 120 shearers.
  • Here there was a shepherd's cottage and the woolshed.
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