Maltipoo

noun
Mal·​ti·​poo | \ ˈmȯl-tē-ˌpü How to pronounce Maltipoo (audio) \
variants: or less commonly maltipoo
plural Maltipoos also maltipoos

Definition of Maltipoo

: a dog that is a cross between a Maltese and a poodle When former first lady Barbara Bush stayed at her summer home … she often headed to nearby Gooch's Beach to walk her two little Maltipoos, Bibi and Mini-Me.— Beth Quimby Her small dog, a Maltipoo named Saffy, makes its home in a bed next to her door.— Tricia Miller

First Known Use of Maltipoo

1965, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Maltipoo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maltipoo. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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