Fields and village in the county of Devon, England.
Devon definition by Webster's New World
any of a breed of medium-sized, red beef cattle, originally raised in the area of Devon, England
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- island of the Arctic Archipelago, north of Baffin region of Nunavut, Canada: 20,861 sq mi (54,030 sq km)
- county in SW England, extending from the Bristol Channel to the English Channel: 2,588 sq mi (6,703 sq km); pop. 1,010,000
Devon definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A region of southwest England bordering on the English Channel. Occupied in Paleolithic times, it became part of Wessex in the eighth century.
Any of a breed of reddish cattle raised primarily for beef.
Origin: After Devon1, where the breed was originally developed.