English springer spaniel


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English springer spaniel

n.
A dog of a medium-sized breed developed in England for hunting, having a silky liver-and-white or black-and-white coat.
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English springer spaniel

n
(Breeds) See springer spaniel
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Eng′lish spring′er span′iel


n.
one of an English breed of springer spaniels having a medium-length, usu. black-and-white or liver-and-white coat.
[1915–20]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.English springer spaniel - a breed having typically a black-and-white coatEnglish springer spaniel - a breed having typically a black-and-white coat
springer spaniel, springer - a large spaniel with wavy silky coat usually black or liver and white
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