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boarhound

[ bawr-hound, bohr- ]
/ ˈbɔrˌhaʊnd, ˈboʊr- /
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noun

any of various large dogs, especially a Great Dane, used originally for hunting wild boars.

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Origin of boarhound

First recorded in 1880–85; boar + hound1
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