wire-haired terrier

wirehair

[wahyuhr-hair]
noun
a fox terrier having a wiry coat.
Also called wire-haired terrier, wire fox terrier.


Origin:
1880–85; wire + hair

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wire-haired terrier

noun
a terrier with wiry hair [syn: wirehair
wirehair

noun
a terrier with wiry hair 
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