WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
sheep•cote  (shēpkōt′),USA pronunciation n. [Chiefly Brit.]
  1. Agriculture, British Termsa pen or covered enclosure for sheep.
  • late Middle English. See sheep, cote1 1375–1425


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

sheepcote /ˈʃiːpˌkəʊt/ n
  1. chiefly Brit
    another word for sheepfold



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