Italian greyhound


: any of a breed of toy dogs resembling the standard greyhound in miniature

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Word History

First Known Use

1743, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Italian greyhound was in 1743

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“Italian greyhound.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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