from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large spaniel of a breed characterized by a curly water-resistant coat, often used in hunting to retrieve waterfowl.

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  • n. a large breed of spaniel used in hunting waterfowl

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A curly-haired breed of spaniels, naturally very fond of the water.

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

  • n. any dog of two large curly-coated breeds used for hunting waterfowl


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