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affenpinscher

noun af·fen·pin·scher \ˈa-fən-ˌpin-chər\

Definition of AFFENPINSCHER

:  any of a breed of toy dogs with a wiry black, red, tan, or gray coat, erect ears, large round eyes, and bushy eyebrows, chin tuft, and mustache

Origin of AFFENPINSCHER

German, from Affe ape + Pinscher, a breed of hunting dog
First Known Use: 1903

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