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- n. an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat
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He remembered that first meeting which now seemed so fantastically long ago, when she had clung to him, green to the gills, because the aeroplane was descending, had ‘moulted all over him like a red setter … ’ As she turned, he said on an impulse: ‘You really intend to go on?’