from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a dog kept in or about a dwelling house.
- n. a dog trained to guard a house.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A dog kept to guard a house.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a dog trained to guard a house
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