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Middle English


hogget (plural hoggets)

  1. (chiefly Britain, New Zealand) A young colt or sheep of either gender from about 9 to 18 months of age (until it cuts 2 teeth).
  2. (chiefly Britain, New Zealand) The meat of a hogget (sheep).
  3. (chiefly Britain) A young boar of the second year.


Further reading[edit]

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for hogget in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)