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First Known Use of bird-dog
Definition of bird dog
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Yet plenty of people names have worked for bird dogs – Abby, Buck, Daisy, Hank, Nelly and Hoss.
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First Known Use of bird dog
BIRD-DOG Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bird dog for English Language Learners
: a dog that has been trained to help people hunt birds
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