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bullmastiff

[boo l-mas-tif, -mah-stif] /ˈbʊlˈmæs tɪf, -ˈmɑ stɪf/
noun
1.
one of an English breed of dogs having a short, fawn or brindled coat, produced by crossing the bulldog and the mastiff.
Also, bull-mastiff, bull mastiff.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; bull(dog) + mastiff
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