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French poodle

noun

a common name for the poodle , esp. a small one

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The French capitalized on the breed's high intelligence, trainability, and innate showmanship, and made the poodle into a circus performer, leading to the breed's common name "French poodle."

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  • All coloured people look startled the first time they see a french poodle, but there is a difference.

    Gentle Julia Booth Tarkington
  • In fact, when some coloured women see a french poodle they have the air of being insulted.

    Gentle Julia Booth Tarkington
  • He was that golden-hearted little clown of all the world, a french poodle.

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