lambs wool


lambs wool
n. wool of a young sheep

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lambs' Wool — The wool obtained by shearing lambs at the age of six to eight months. Yarns known as lambswool are not always spun from lambs wool (see Lambs wool Yarns) …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • lambs|wool — or lamb s wool «LAMZ WUL», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a light, soft wool yarn spun from the first shearing of a lamb less than a year old. 2. hot ale mixed with the pulp of roasted apples and sweetened and spiced: »Lay a crab in the fire to roast… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lambs·wool — /ˈlæmzˌwʊl/ noun [noncount] : soft wool from lambs often used before another noun a lambswool sweater …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wool — is the fiber derived from the specialized skin cells, called follicles, [Australian Wool Corporation, Australian Wool Classing, Raw Wool Services, 1990] of animals in the Caprinae family, principally sheep, but the hair of certain species of… …   Wikipedia

  • lamb's wool — noun 1. a. : the soft elastic wool shorn from lambs seven or eight months old b. : the superior woolen woven from lamb s wool 2. : a sugared and spiced hot ale beverage containing the pulp of roasted apples * * * 1. a soft, virgin wool possessing …   Useful english dictionary

  • lambswool — lambs|wool sb. (fk.) …   Dansk ordbog

  • Lambswool — Lambs|wool 〈[læ̣mzwu:l] f. 10; Textilw.〉 Lammwolle (Qualitätsbez. für Strickwaren) [engl.] * * * Lambs|wool [ læmzwʊl ], die; [engl. lambswool] (Textilind.): weiche, zarte Lamm , Schafwolle. * * * Lambswool   [ læmzwʊl, englisch] die, , Lammwolle …   Universal-Lexikon

  • lambswool — lambs|wool [ˈlæmzwul] n [U] soft wool from ↑lambs, used for making clothes lambswool jumper/sweater/blanket etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Lambswool — Lambs|wool [ læmzwul] die; <aus gleichbed. engl. lambs wool>: 1. weiche Lamm , Schafwolle. 2. feine Strickware aus Lamm , Schafwolle …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Lambswool — Lambs|wool 〈 [læ̣mzwu:l] f.; Gen.: ; Pl.: unz.; Textilw.; Qualitätsbez. für〉 1. weiche, flauschige Lamm od. Schafwolle; ein Pullover aus Lambswool 2. daraus hergestellte Strickware [Etym.: <engl. lamb »Lamm« + wool »Wolle«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch


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