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English shepherd

noun

Definition of English shepherd

  1. :  any of a breed of vigorous medium-sized working dogs with a long and glossy black coat usually with tan to brown markings that was developed in England for herding sheep and cattle



1950

First Known Use of english shepherd

1950

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