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draghound

[drag-hound] /ˈdrægˌhaʊnd/
noun
1.
a hound for use in following a hunting drag, specifically bred for speed and stamina rather than subtlety of sense of smell.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; drag + hound1
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draghound

/ˈdræɡˌhaʊnd/
noun
1.
a hound used to follow an artificial trail of scent in a drag hunt
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