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Sussex spaniel

noun
one of an English breed of shortlegged spaniels having a golden liver-colored coat.

Origin:
1855–60

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Sussex spaniel
 
n
a short-legged breed of spaniel with a golden-liver coloured coat
 
[so named because it was bred in Sussex, in the late 18th century]

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