Australian kelpie

noun

: kelpie entry 2
Radar the beagle and Taz the Australian kelpie are part of a crack team of sniffer dogs sweeping apartments and hotel rooms across the city to combat an infestation that has reached plaguelike proportions.David Hinckley, Daily News (New York), 3 Mar. 2008

Word History

First Known Use

1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Australian kelpie was in 1909

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“Australian kelpie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Australian%20kelpie. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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