King Charles spaniel

King Charles spaniel
King Charles spaniel King Charles span"iel . (Zo["o]l.) A variety of small pet dogs, having, drooping ears, a high, dome-shaped forehead, pug nose, large, prominent eyes, and long, wavy hair. The color is usually black and tan. [1913 Webster]

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  • King Charles Spaniel — Espèce …   Wikipédia en Français

  • King-Charles-Spaniel — FCI Standard Nr.128 Patronat Großbritannien Klassifikation FCI Gruppe 9 Gesellschafts und Begleithunde; Sektion 7 Englische Ge …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • King Charles Spaniel — FCI Standard Nr. 128 Gruppe 9: Gesellschaft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • King Charles spaniel — ► NOUN ▪ a small breed of spaniel with a white, black, and tan coat. ORIGIN named after King Charles II of England, Scotland, and Ireland …   English terms dictionary

  • King Charles spaniel — n. a variety of English toy spaniel with a black and tan coat: made fashionable by Charles II of England …   English World dictionary

  • King Charles Spaniel — Infobox Dogbreed akcgroup = Toy akcstd = toy spaniel/index.cfm altname = English Toy Spaniel ankcgroup = Group 1 Toys ankcstd = ckcgroup = Group 5 Toys ckcstd =… …   Wikipedia

  • King Charles spaniel — noun Etymology: Charles II of England Date: 1833 1. British English toy spaniel 2. Cavalier King Charles spaniel not used technically …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • King Charles spaniel — King Charles′ span′iel n. dch a variety of the English toy spaniel having a black and tan coat • Etymology: 1825–35; after Charles II of England, alleged to have favored the breed …   From formal English to slang

  • King-Charles-Spaniel — King Charles Spa|ni|el [... tʃɑ̯əl] der; s, s <nach dem engl. König Karl II. (✝ 1685), der ein Liebhaber dieser Hunderasse war> eine engl. Zwerghunderasse …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • King Charles spaniel — noun a toy English spaniel with a black and tan coat; named after Charles II who popularized it • Hypernyms: ↑toy spaniel …   Useful english dictionary

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