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noun [countable] sheep pronunciation in American English /ʃip/
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  1. 1
    an animal kept by farmers for its wool or meat. The male sheep is called a ram and the female is a ewe. A young sheep is called a lamb. Meat from a young sheep is called lamb and from an older sheep is called mutton.
  2. 2
    informal someone who does the same as everyone else without thinking about it


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