Devon rex


: any of a breed of large-eared cats having a very short wavy or curly coat with sparse guard hairs

Word History


Devon, England

First Known Use

1972, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Devon rex was in 1972

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“Devon rex.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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