Bobtail
Bobtail Bob"tail`, n. [Bob + tail.] An animal (as a horse or dog) with a short tail. [1913 Webster]

{Rag, tag, and bobtail}, the rabble. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Bobtail — may refer to:* An animal with its tail bobbed * A natural bobtail, an animal with a genetically short tail ** Japanese Bobtail, a breed of cat ** American Bobtail, a breed of cat ** A nickname for the Old English Sheepdog * A Bobtail lizard or… …   Wikipedia

  • bobtail — [ bɔbtɛl ] n. m. • 1922; mot angl. « queue (d un cheval) coupée, tronquée » ♦ Chien de berger écossais ou anglais, de taille moyenne, au poil long et rêche, à queue coupée. Des bobtails. ● bobtail nom masculin Chien de berger de taille moyenne… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bobtail — [bäb′tāl΄] n. 1. a short tail or one cut short 2. a horse or dog with a bobtail adj. 1. having a bobtail 2. cut short; abbreviated vt. 1. to dock the tail of 2. to cut short; curtail …   English World dictionary

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  • bobtail — sustantivo masculino 1. (macho y hembra) Perro de cierta raza …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Bobtail — Bob|tail 〈[bɔ̣btɛıl] m. 6; Zool.〉 langzottiger, grauer Hütehund [engl., eigtl. „gestutzter Schwanz“; <bob „Quaste, Gehänge“ + tail „Schwanz“] * * * Bob|tail [ bɔbteɪl ], der; s, s [engl. bobtail (dog), zu: bobtail = mit gestutztem Schwanz]:… …   Universal-Lexikon

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