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ring–tailed

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adjective \-ˌtāld\

Definition of ring–tailed

  1. 1 :  having a tail marked with rings of differing colors

  2. 2 :  having a tail carried in a form approximating a circle <a ring–tailed Afghan hound>



1729

First Known Use of ring–tailed

1729

Rhymes with ring–tailed


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