Origin of staghound
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The staghound, which had been lying quietly on the grass at their feet, started up, too.The Tigress
When my eyes met his, he looked down at the staghound that sat between his knees.
Then suddenly I heard a staghound bay, and at that realised a new danger.
Then before I reached the aperture I heard the yelp of a staghound.
So the Major smoked and thought, till a bark from the staghound made him look up.
- a breed of hound similar in appearance to the foxhound but larger. It is bred for stag hunting
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