daglock

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dag ‎(shred, strip of cloth) +‎ lock ‎(tuft or length of hair).[1][2]

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Noun[edit]

daglock ‎(plural daglocks)

  1. A dirty or clotted lock of wool on a sheep.
    • Wedgwood
      Daglocks, clotted locks hanging in dags or jags at a sheep's tail.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ daglock” in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Online
  2. ^ daglock” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.