shepherd dog

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noun


Nearby words

  1. shenzhou,
  2. sheol,
  3. shepard,
  4. shepard, sam,
  5. shepherd,
  6. shepherd king,
  7. shepherd satellite,
  8. shepherd's check,
  9. shepherd's needle,
  10. shepherd's pie

Origin of shepherd dog

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50

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British Dictionary definitions for shepherd dog

shepherd dog

noun

another term for sheepdog (def. 1)
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