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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Breed of dairy cattle from an island of Jersey; A Channel Island northwest of Jersey.

Usage examples (31)
  • Gansey is certainly also a version of the word guernsey, from the name of a famous Channel island, and is likewise used to describe the guernsey shirt.
  • Gansey, apparently, is a Scottish version of guernsey.
  • Glad to see Perdido Street Station get a guernsey among a heap of undoubtedly very worthy academic stuff.
  • Faintly wished I had changed from my comfortable navy-blue guernsey with darns on the elbows but too late now....into studio. for more
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  • Word of the 2008 Nat. Spelling Bee finals.[pellingbeeshirleys!Field2]
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