deerhound

[deer-hound]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. deere, john,
  2. deerfield,
  3. deerfield beach,
  4. deerfly,
  5. deergrass,
  6. deerskin,
  7. deerstalker,
  8. deerweed,
  9. deeryard,
  10. dees

Origin of deerhound

First recorded in 1805–15; deer + hound1

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British Dictionary definitions for deerhound

deerhound

noun

a very large rough-coated breed of dog of the greyhound type
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