Welsh terrier

noun

: any of a breed of wiry-coated terriers resembling Airedales but smaller and developed in Wales for hunting

Word History

First Known Use

1857, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Welsh terrier was in 1857

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“Welsh terrier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Welsh%20terrier. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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