Definition of Shippon

1. n. A cowhouse; a shippen.



Definition of Shippon

1. Noun. (context: now dialectal) A cattle-shed. ¹

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Definition of Shippon

1. shippen [n -S] - See also: shippen

Shippon Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shippon

shipper weld
shippers
shippes
shipping
shipping agent
shipping articles
shipping clerk
shipping company
shipping fever
shipping fever virus
shipping office
shipping pneumonia
shipping room
shippings
shippo
shippon (current term)
shippons
shippos
shiproom
ships
shipsful
shipshape
shipshape and Bristol fashion
shipside
shipsides
shipward
shipwards
shipway
shipways
shipwide

Literary usage of Shippon

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1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"What discourse he had May 30, the day after the race ? shippon. ... shippon. Yes, Ascension-day was the 29th of May ; lie came to me about two o'clock. ..."

2. British Farmer's Magazine (1868)
"One of the results of this alternation of shippon and field is, that on each return of the cows into the shippon they carry with them a great ..."

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