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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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Experts have queued up to tell the TV news why no-one wanted to shop at Woollies and why even if they did go through the doors, there was nothing they wanted to buy inside.
The woollies are descended from animals rescued since the 1960s while all the capuchins have been housed there in the past five years.
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