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bluetick

[bloo-tik] /ˈbluˌtɪk/
noun
1.
an American hound having a usually black, tan, and white coat flecked or mottled with black, used in hunting foxes and raccoons.
Origin of bluetick
blue + tick1
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  • Next in importance was a hound, a bluetick named Precious Sue.

    The Duck-footed Hound James Arthur Kjelgaard

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