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master of foxhounds

noun
1.
the person responsible for the conduct of a fox hunt and to whom all members of the hunt and its staff are responsible.
Abbreviation: M.F.H.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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master of foxhounds

noun
1.
a person responsible for the maintenance of a pack of foxhounds and the associated staff, equipment, hunting arrangements, etc MFH
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