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gun dog

noun
1.
a dog trained to help a hunter, as by pointing or retrieving game.
Also, gundog.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45
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  • gun dog owners may also choose to participate in hunt tests or field trials to fine-tune their training efforts.
British Dictionary definitions for gun dog

gun dog

noun
1.
a dog trained to work with a hunter or gamekeeper, esp in retrieving, pointing at, or flushing game
2.
a dog belonging to any breed adapted to these activities
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