Simple Definition of Doberman pinscher
: a type of tall, thin, muscular dog with short hair that is usually black and tan
Full Definition of Doberman pinscher
: any of a breed of short-haired medium-sized dogs of German origin —called also Doberman
Origin of doberman pinscher
German Dobermann-pinscher, from Friedrich Ludwig Dobermann †1894 German dog breeder + German Pinscher, a breed of hunting dog
First Known Use: 1917
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