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English noun: wool

1. wool (artifact) a fabric made from the hair of sheep

Synonymswoolen, woollen

Broader (hypernym)cloth, fabric, material, textile

Substance meronymtweed

2. wool (substance) fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

Broader (hypernym)animal fiber, animal fibre

Narrower (hyponym)alpaca, cashmere, fleece, raw wool, Shetland wool, shoddy, vicuna, virgin wool

3. wool (animal) outer coat of especially sheep and yaks


Broader (hypernym)coat, pelage

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