Definition of Merino. Meaning of Merino. Synonyms of Merino

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Definition of Merino

Merino
Merino Me*ri"no, a. [Sp. merino moving from pasture to pasture, fr. merino a royal judge and superintendent or inspector of sheep walks, LL. merinus, fr. majorinus, i. e., major vill?, fr. L. major greater. See Major. Merino sheep are driven at certain seasons from one part of Spain to another, in large flocks, for pasturage.] 1. Of or pertaining to a variety of sheep with very fine wool, originally bred in Spain. 2. Made of the wool of the merino sheep.
Merino
Merino Me*ri"no, n.; pl. Merinos. [Sp.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A breed of sheep originally from Spain, noted for the fineness of its wool. 2. A fine fabric of merino wool.

Meaning of Merino from wikipedia

- The Merino is one of the most historically relevant and economically influential breeds of sheep, much prized for its wool. The breed was originated and...
- from superfine merino wool. Minus33 claims that this wool makes its products itch-free and resistant to shrinking. Minus33 also claims merino wool to have...
- The Big Merino is a 15.2 metres (50 ft) tall concrete merino ram, located in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia. Nicknamed "Rambo" by locals, the Big...
- Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Arturo Merino Benítez) (IATA: SCL, ICAO: SCEL), also known as Santiago...
- The Poll Merino is a subtype of the Australian Merino breed of domestic sheep, without horns, that was developed in Australia. These sheep are early maturing...
- Mikel Merino Zazón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈmikel meˈɾino]; born 22 June 1996) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Real...
- Merino is an economically influential breed of sheep prized for its wool. Merino may also refer to: Merino, Colorado, United States Irvington, Kentucky...
- Peppin-style Merino ewes and German Mutton Merino rams. The Dohne Merino is a dual purpose breed providing meat and fine wool. At maturity, the Dohne Merino ram...
- Merino is a surname of Spanish origin, commonly found in Navarre, Burgos, and Seville. Alba Merino (born 1985), Spanish footballer Alexander Merino (born...
- crimp corresponds to the fineness of the wool fibers. A fine wool like Merino may have up to 40 crimps per centimetre (100 crimps per inch), while co****r...
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