Sussex spaniel

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Sus·​sex spaniel | \ ˈsə-siks- How to pronounce Sussex spaniel (audio) , -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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“Sussex spaniel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sussex%20spaniel. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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