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pit bull terrier

Also called pit bull.
Origin of pit bull terrier
1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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pit bull terrier

a dog resembling the Staffordshire bull terrier but somewhat larger: developed for dog-fighting; it is not recognized by kennel clubs and is regarded as dangerous. It is not allowed in some countries, including the UK Also called American pit bull terrier
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