West Highland white terrier

noun
  1. one of a Scottish breed of small compact terriers having a white coat, erect ears and tail, originally developed as a hunting dog for small game.

Origin of West Highland white terrier

First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for west highland white terrier

West Highland white terrier

noun
  1. a small pure white terrier having a hard straight coat and erect ears and tail
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