pulik

puli

[pool-ee, pyoo-lee]
noun, plural pulik [pool-eek, pyoo-leek] , pulis.
one of a Hungarian breed of medium-sized sheepdogs having long, fine hair that often mats, giving the coat a corded appearance.

Origin:
1935–40; < Hungarian, alteration of pudli poodle, shortening of earlier pudlikutya, translation of German Pudelhund; see poodle

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puli (ˈpjuːlɪ, ˈpʊlɪ)
 
n
a breed of Hungarian sheepdog having a very long dense coat, usually black, that hangs in strands with a ropey or corded appearance
 
[Hungarian, literally: leader]

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