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soft-coated wheaten terrier

[sawft-koh-tid, soft-] /ˈsɔftˌkoʊ tɪd, ˈsɒft-/
noun
1.
one of an Irish breed of medium-sized sporting terriers having an abundant, soft, medium-length coat, any shade of wheat in color, with its head and face profusely covered with coat.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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British Dictionary definitions for soft coated wheaten terrier

soft-coated wheaten terrier

noun
1.
a strongly-built medium-sized variety of terrier with a soft, wavy or curly, wheat-coloured coat
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Encyclopedia Article for soft coated wheaten terrier

soft-coated wheaten terrier

breed of dog developed from the terriers kept as farm dogs in Ireland. It was recognized by the Irish Kennel Club in 1937 and brought to the United States in the 1940s. The American Kennel Club accepted the breed into the regular classes in 1973.

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