Sussex spaniel

noun
Sus·​sex spaniel | \ˈsə-siks-, -ˌseks-\

Definition of Sussex spaniel 

: any of a breed of short-legged short-necked long-bodied spaniels of English origin with a flat or slightly wavy golden liver-colored coat

First Known Use of Sussex spaniel

1856, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Sussex spaniel

Sussex, England

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