miniature pinscher

noun miniature pin·scher \ -ˈpin(t)-shər \

Definition of miniature pinscher

: any of a breed of toy dogs that suggest a small Doberman pinscher and are 10 to 12¹/₂ inches (25 to 32 centimeters) in height at the withers

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1929


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