vizsla

noun vizs·la \ ˈvēz-lə , ˈvēs- , ˈvizh- \

Definition of vizsla

: any of a breed of hunting dogs of Hungarian origin that resemble the Weimaraner but have a rich deep red coat and brown eyes

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Hungarian


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