obedience trial


a competitive event at which a dog can progress toward a degree in obedience by demonstrating its ability to follow a prescribed series of commands.

Nearby words

  1. obe,
  2. obeah,
  3. obeche,
  4. obedience,
  5. obedience training,
  6. obedient,
  7. obedient plant,
  8. obedientiary,
  9. obediently,
  10. obeid

Origin of obedience trial

First recorded in 1940–45

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