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Irish wolfhound

noun
1.
one of an Irish breed of large, tall dogs having a rough, wiry coat ranging in color from white to brindle to black.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70
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Irish wolfhound

noun
1.
a very large breed of hound with a rough thick coat
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