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The recent birth of two Irish wolfhound puppies has scientists excited, because—for the first time ever—the puppies have been confirmed through genetic analysis to be identical twins.
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Definition of wolfhound for English Language Learners
: a type of large dog that was used for hunting wolves and other large animals in the past
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Definition of wolfhound for Students
: a large dog used especially in the past for hunting large animals
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