Dandie Dinmont terrier

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noun Dan·die Din·mont terrier \ ˈdan-dē-ˈdin-ˌmänt- \

Definition of Dandie Dinmont terrier

:any of a breed of terriers characterized by short legs, a long body, pendulous ears, a rough coat, and a full silky topknot

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Origin and Etymology of dandie dinmont terrier

Dandie Dinmont, character owning six such dogs in the novel Guy Mannering by Sir Walter Scott


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