cairn terrier

  1. one of a Scottish breed of small, short-legged terriers having a rough coat of any of several solid colors except white.

Origin of cairn terrier

First recorded in 1905–10; said to be so called because they are found in areas abounding in cairns

Words Nearby cairn terrier Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024