silky-terrier

silky terrier

noun
one of an Australian breed of toy dogs having a long, silky, blue coat with tan markings and erect ears, a topknot, and a docked tail.
Also called Sydney silky.


Origin:
1955–60

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silky terrier
 
n
another name for a Sydney silky

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