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staghound

[stag-hound] /ˈstægˌhaʊnd/
noun
1.
a hound trained to hunt stags and other large animals.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; stag + hound1
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staghound

/ˈstæɡˌhaʊnd/
noun
1.
a breed of hound similar in appearance to the foxhound but larger. It is bred for stag hunting
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