Bernese mountain dog


noun

one of a Swiss breed of large, long-haired dogs having a black coat with white and russet-brown or deep-tan markings.

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Origin of Bernese mountain dog

First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for Bernese mountain dog

Bernese mountain dog

noun

a strong sturdy dog of a breed with a bushy tail and a long silky black coat with reddish-brown and white markings, often used as a working farm dog
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