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

- among others, the American Merino and Delaine Merino in the Americas, the Australian Merino, Booroola Merino and Peppin Merino in Oceania, the Gentile di...
- Mikel Merino Zazón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈmikel meˈɾino]; born 22 June 1996) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Real...
- 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...
- Manuel Arturo Merino de Lama (born 20 August 1961) is a Peruvian politician who briefly served as the president of Peru for five days between 10 and 15...
- 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...
- Australian Merino is an Australian breed or group of breeds of sheep, forming a significant part of the Merino group of breeds. Its origins lie in Merino sheep...
- Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Arturo Merino Benítez) (IATA: SCL, ICAO: SCEL), also known as Santiago...
- 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...
- Sabin Merino Zuloaga (Basque: [s̺aβin meɾino]; Spanish: [saˈβin meˈɾino]; born 4 January 1992) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for CD Leganés...
- 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...