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noun pl. Alderneys
any of a breed of small dairy cattle originally from Alderney
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northernmost of the Channel Islands: 3 sq mi (8 sq km); pop. 2,000
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A British island in the English Channel. The northernmost of the larger Channel Islands, it is separated from the French coast by a swift channel, the Race of Alderney.
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noun pl. Al·der·neys
One of a breed of small dairy cattle originally raised in the Channel Islands.