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Scottish terrier

noun
1.
one of a Scottish breed of small terriers having short legs and a wiry, steel-gray, brindled, black, sandy, or wheaten coat.
Also called Scotch terrier.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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British Dictionary definitions for scottish-terrier

Scottish terrier

noun
1.
a small but sturdy breed of terrier, having short legs and erect ears and tail and a longish, wiry, usually black coat Often shortened to Scottie Former name Aberdeen terrier
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