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Definition of Wool


  1. The soft and curled, or crisped, species of hair which grows on sheep and some other animals, and which in fineness sometimes approaches to fur; -- chiefly applied to the fleecy coat of the sheep, which constitutes a most essential material of clothing in all cold and temperate climates.
  2. Short, thick hair, especially when crisped or curled.
  3. A sort of pubescence, or a clothing of dense, curling hairs on the surface of certain plants.
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Wool Translations

wool in Afrikaans is wol
wool in Danish is uld
wool in Dutch is wollen
wool in Finnish is villa
wool in French is laine
wool in German is Wolle
wool in Italian is lana
wool in Norwegian is ull
wool in Spanish is lana
wool in Swedish is ull, ylle, garn