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Norwich terrier

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noun

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.

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Origin of Norwich terrier

First recorded in 1930–35
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Norwich terrier

noun

a small wiry-coated breed of terrier having either erect or pendent ears
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