Simple Definition of Pekingese
: a small dog with a flat face and long, soft fur
Full Definition of Pekingese
plural Pekingese or Pekinese
1 a : the Chinese dialect of Beijing b : a native or resident of Beijing
2 : any of a Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a broad flat face and a profuse long soft coat
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