- one of an English breed of small short-legged hunting terriers having a straight, wiry, red, black and tan, or grizzle coat, and dropped ears that distinguish it from the Norwich terrier.
Origin of Norfolk terrier
First recorded in 1960–65
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- a small wiry-coated breed of terrier having a short tail and pendent ears
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