Chinese crested

noun

: any of a breed of hairless or coated dogs with a plumed tail and a crest of hair on the head

Word History

First Known Use

1976, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Chinese crested was in 1976

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Cite this Entry

“Chinese crested.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chinese%20crested. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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