- one of an English breed of small, short-legged terriers having a straight, wiry, red, gray, or black-and-tan coat, and erect ears that distinguish it from the Norfolk terrier.
Origin of Norwich terrier
First recorded in 1930–35
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- a small wiry-coated breed of terrier having either erect or pendent ears
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