Belgian hare
leporide leporide n. 1. red breed of domestic rabbits, also called {Belgian hare}.

Syn: Belgian hare. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Belgian hare — n. a large, reddish brown domestic variety of Old World rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) …   English World dictionary

  • Belgian hare — Bel′gian hare′ n. ahb. one of a breed of red brown domestic rabbits raised for meat • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • Belgian hare — noun red breed of domestic rabbits; hybrid between Old World rabbit and hare • Syn: ↑leporide • Hypernyms: ↑rabbit, ↑coney, ↑cony …   Useful english dictionary

  • Belgian hare — noun Date: 1885 any of a breed of slender chestnut colored domestic rabbits …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Belgian hare — one of a breed of domestic rabbits. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • Belgian hare — noun a rabbit of a dark red long eared domestic breed …   English new terms dictionary

  • belgian — griffon (small black or reddish black terrier); Belgian horse (draft horse); Belgian hare (rabbit); Belgian sheepdog …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Hare — Jackrabbit and Jack rabbit redirect here. For other uses, see Jackrabbit (disambiguation). Lepus redirects here. For other uses, see Lepus (disambiguation). For other uses, see Hare (disambiguation). Hares European Hare (Le …   Wikipedia

  • Belgian — n. & adj. n. 1 a native or national of Belgium in W. Europe. 2 a person of Belgian descent. adj. of or relating to Belgium. Phrases and idioms: Belgian hare a dark red long eared breed of domestic rabbit. * * * Belgian [Belgian] [ˈbeldʒən]… …   Useful english dictionary

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