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(Science: zoology) The female of the sheep, and of sheeplike animals.

Origin: as. Eowu; akin to D. Ooi, OHG. Awi, ouwi, Icel. Aer, goth. Aweoi a flock of sheep, awistr a sheepfold, lith. Avis a sheep, L. Ovis, gr, Skr. Avi. 231.

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