Pronunciation: (wilt'shēr, -shur), [key]
1. Also,WiltsPronunciation: (wilts). [key]a county in S England. 511,600; 1345 sq. mi. (3485 sq. km). Co. seat: Salisbury.
2. one of an English breed of white sheep having long, spiral horns.
3. Also called Wilt'shire cheese'. a cylindrical, semihard cheese, moister and flakier than cheddar.
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