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huntaway

[huhnt-uh-wey] /ˈhʌnt əˌweɪ/
noun
1.
a sheep dog.
adjective
2.
(of a dog) trained to herd sheep.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; noun, adj. use of verb phrase hunt away
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British Dictionary definitions for huntaway

huntaway

/ˈhʌntəˌweɪ/
noun
1.
(NZ) a dog trained to drive sheep at a long distance from the shepherd
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