Siberian husky

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noun Si·be·ri·an husky \ sī-ˈbir-ē-ən- \

Definition of Siberian husky

:any of a breed of medium-sized thick-coated compact dogs that were developed in Siberia for use as sled dogs and that have erect ears and a bushy tail

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First Known Use of siberian husky

1930


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