Definitions for rambouilletˈræm bʊˌleɪ, -buˈyeɪ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ram•bouil•letˈræm bʊˌleɪ, -buˈyeɪ(n.)
one of a breed of hardy sheep, developed from the Merino, raised for wool and meat.
Category: Animal Husbandry
Origin of Rambouillet:
1905–10; after Rambouillet, town and forest in N France, its source
hardy sheep developed from the merino producing both good mutton and fine wool
Rambouillet is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France.It is located in the suburbs of Paris 44.3 km southwest from the center. Rambouillet is a sub-prefecture of the department. Rambouillet lies on the edge of the vast Forest of Rambouillet, and is famous for its historical castle, the Château de Rambouillet, which hosted several international summits. Due to its proximity to Paris and Versailles, Rambouillet has long been an occasional seat of government.
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