Definition of Scottish Blackface in English:

Scottish Blackface

noun

  • A long-coated sheep of a hardy breed developed in upland areas of northern Britain, with black legs and muzzle.

    • ‘There are dozens of sheep breeds in this country, and no one who has worked both will ever again mistake a Suffolk for a Scottish Blackface.’
    • ‘Meanwhile, an egg was harvested from another ewe (a Scottish Blackface) and its nucleus was extracted using a pipette.’