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sheepdog

[sheep-dawg, -dog] /ˈʃipˌdɔg, -ˌdɒg/
noun
1.
a dog trained to herd and guard sheep.
Also, sheep dog.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; sheep + dog
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British Dictionary definitions for sheep dog

sheepdog

/ˈʃiːpˌdɒɡ/
noun
1.
Also called shepherd dog. a dog used for herding sheep See Border collie
2.
any of various breeds of dog reared originally for herding sheep See Old English sheepdog, Shetland sheepdog
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