Tibetan terrier

noun

Definition of Tibetan terrier 

: any of a Tibetan breed of agile medium-sized dogs having a profuse, wavy or straight, long coat and a curled, well-feathered tail

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First Known Use of Tibetan terrier

1905, in the meaning defined above

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