Norwich terrier

noun
Nor·​wich terrier | \ ˈnȯr-(ˌ)wich- How to pronounce Norwich terrier (audio) , British ˈnä-rich- or ˈnä-rij- \

Definition of Norwich terrier

: any of an English breed of small active low-set terriers that have a long straight wiry coat and erect ears

First Known Use of Norwich terrier

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Norwich terrier

Norwich, England

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Cite this Entry

“Norwich terrier.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Norwich%20terrier. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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