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Rhodesian ridgeback

noun, Rhodesian ridge·back often capitalized 2d R \-ˈrij-ˌbak\

Definition of RHODESIAN RIDGEBACK

:  any of an African breed of powerful long-bodied hunting dogs having a dense harsh short tan coat with a characteristic crest of reversed hair along the spine

First Known Use of RHODESIAN RIDGEBACK

1925

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