Skye terrier

noun
\ ˈskī- \

Definition of Skye terrier 

: any of a Scottish breed of small short-legged terriers with a long body and long straight coat

First Known Use of Skye terrier

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Skye terrier

Skye, Scotland

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