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  • n. A terrier of a long, low, hardy breed.

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  • See terrier.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Scottish breed of terrier with shaggy hair and long low body with short legs; native to the Isle of Skye


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  • A ragged little Scotch and Skye terrier stood on its hind feet beside her, thrusting his inquisitive nose between the bars, and wagging his tasselled tail in lively approval of the scene before them.

    The Little Colonel


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