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devon

  

      n     (Austral)   a bland processed meat in sausage form, eaten cold in slices  
     (named after Devon)  


Devon  
      n  
1      (Also called)    Devonshire   a county of SW England, between the Bristol Channel and the English Channel, including the island of Lundy: hilly, rising to the uplands of Exmoor and Dartmoor, with wooded river valleys and a rugged coastline. Administrative centre: Exeter. Pop.: 1053400 (1994 est.). Area: 6712 sq. km (2591 sq. miles)  
2    a breed of large red cattle originally from Devon  
Devon minnow  
      n     (Angling)   a spinning lure intended to imitate the swimming motion of a minnow,   (Often shortened to)    Devon  
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Devon  
      n  
1      (Also called)    Devonshire   a county of SW England, between the Bristol Channel and the English Channel, including the island of Lundy: hilly, rising to the uplands of Exmoor and Dartmoor, with wooded river valleys and a rugged coastline. Administrative centre: Exeter. Pop.: 1053400 (1994 est.). Area: 6712 sq. km (2591 sq. miles)  
2    a breed of large red cattle originally from Devon  


devon  
      n     (Austral)   a bland processed meat in sausage form, eaten cold in slices  
     (named after Devon)  
Devon minnow  
      n     (Angling)   a spinning lure intended to imitate the swimming motion of a minnow,   (Often shortened to)    Devon  

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Devon minnow  
      n     (Angling)   a spinning lure intended to imitate the swimming motion of a minnow,   (Often shortened to)    Devon         


devon  
      n     (Austral)   a bland processed meat in sausage form, eaten cold in slices  
     (named after Devon)  
Devon         
      n  
1      (Also called)    Devonshire   a county of SW England, between the Bristol Channel and the English Channel, including the island of Lundy: hilly, rising to the uplands of Exmoor and Dartmoor, with wooded river valleys and a rugged coastline. Administrative centre: Exeter. Pop.: 1053400 (1994 est.). Area: 6712 sq. km (2591 sq. miles)  
2    a breed of large red cattle originally from Devon  

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