hearing ear dog
noun see hearing dog

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hearing-ear dog — hear′ing ear′ dog n. a dog that has been trained to alert a hearing impaired person to sounds, as a telephone ringing or dangerous noises • Etymology: 1975–80; on the model of Seeing Eye dog …   From formal English to slang

  • hearing-ear dog — /hear ing ear / a dog that has been trained to alert a hearing impaired person to sounds, as a telephone ringing or dangerous noises. Also called hearing dog. [1975 80; on the model of SEEING EYE DOG] * * * …   Universalium

  • hearing-ear dog — /hear ing ear / a dog that has been trained to alert a hearing impaired person to sounds, as a telephone ringing or dangerous noises. Also called hearing dog. [1975 80; on the model of SEEING EYE DOG] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hearing ear dog — noun see hearing dog …   Useful english dictionary

  • hearing dog — n a dog trained to alert its deaf or hearing impaired owner to sounds (as of a doorbell, alarm, or telephone) called also hearing ear dog …   Medical dictionary

  • hearing dog — noun Date: 1952 a dog trained to alert its deaf or hearing impaired owner to sounds (as of a doorbell, alarm, or telephone) called also hearing ear dog …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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