from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dog of a breed developed in England, having short legs, a stocky body, and a silky, predominantly white coat.
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- n. A spaniel of a British breed, with short legs and stout body, which, unlike other spaniels, hunts silently.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a thickset spaniel with longish silky hair
After Clumber Park, an estate in Nottinghamshire, a county of central England.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named from the estate of the Duke of Newcastle. (Wiktionary)