woolly

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woolly

(sometimes US), wooly
1. consisting of, resembling, or having the nature of wool
2. covered or clothed in wool or something resembling it
3. Botany covered with long soft whitish hairs
4. US recalling the rough and lawless period of the early West of America (esp in the phrase wild and woolly)
5. Western US and Austral an informal word for sheep
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WOOLY mammoths, woolier neanderthals and Roman legions are visited in interactive displays at the National Museum of Wales at Cathays Park.