Lhasa apso

Lhasa apso
Lhasa Lhasa n. The capital city of Tibet; it is the sacred city of Lamaism.

Syn: Lassa, Lasa, capital of Tibet. [WordNet 1.5]

2. A breed of terrier having a long heavy coat raised in Tibet as watchdogs; also called {Lhasa apso}.

Syn: Lhasa apso. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Lhasa-Apso — FCI Standard Nr. 227 Herkunftsland Tibet Patronat Großbritannien Klassifikation FCI …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lhasa Apso — Ejemplar macho Lhasa Apso dorado. Nombres alternativos Lhassa Terrier Apodos habituales LUM …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lhasa Apso — FCI Standard Nr. 227 Gruppe 9: Gesellschafts und Begl …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lhasa apso — [ap′sō] n. pl. Lhasa apsos [ LHASA + Tibet apso, sentinel] any of a Tibetan breed of small dog with dense, straight hair that hangs over the eyes and a tail that curls over the back …   English World dictionary

  • Lhasa apso — type of dog, 1935, from Tibetan, lit. Lhasa terrier, from Lhasa, capital of Tibet …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lhasa Apso — Infobox Dogbreed akcgroup = Non sporting akcstd = http://www.akc.org/breeds/lhasa apso/index.cfm altname = Lhassa Terrier ankcgroup = Group 7 (Non Sporting) ankcstd = http://www.ankc.aust.com/lhasapso.html ckcgroup = Group 6 Football Sporty Dogs… …   Wikipedia

  • Lhasa Apso — Lhassa Apso Lhassa Apso …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lhasa apso — /ap soh/, pl. Lhasa apsos. one of a breed of small terriers having a long, heavy coat, raised in Tibet as watchdogs. [1930 35; apso < Tibetan, written ab sog] * * * Breed of dog from Tibet. The Lhasa apso is hardy, intelligent, and watchful.… …   Universalium

  • Lhasa apso — noun (plural Lhasa apsos) Usage: often capitalized A Etymology: Lhasa, Tibet + Tibetan (Lhasa dialect) ǝ̄bsɔg (written Tibetan absog) small hairy dog, Lhasa apso Date: 1935 any of a Tibetan breed of small dogs that have a dense coat of long hard… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lhasa apso — Raza canina del Tíbet. Resistente, inteligente y despierto, es más largo que alto, tiene una alzada de 25–28 cm (10–11 pulg.) y pesa 6–7 kg (13–15 lb). Tiene una cola muy tupida que se enrosca sobre el lomo y un pelaje largo y abundante que cubre …   Enciclopedia Universal

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