Belgian Tervuren

noun
Belgian Ter·​vu·​ren | \ -(ˌ)tər-ˈvyu̇r-ən How to pronounce Belgian Tervuren (audio) , -ter- \

Definition of Belgian Tervuren

: any of a breed of working dogs closely related to the Belgian sheepdog and having abundant long straight fawn or reddish-brown hair with black tips and a dense undercoat

First Known Use of Belgian Tervuren

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Belgian Tervuren

Tervuren, commune in Brabant, Belgium

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The first known use of Belgian Tervuren was in 1959

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“Belgian Tervuren.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Belgian%20Tervuren. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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