hound dog

Chiefly Southern U.S. Dialect, hound1 ( def 1 ).
(initial capital letter) Military. a jet-propelled air-to-ground missile designed to be launched from B-52 aircraft and having nuclear capability.

1640–50, Americanism

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Inside, he noticed a harmless old hound dog asleep on the floor besides the cash register.
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