American Staffordshire terrier
noun Date: 1971 any of a breed of strong stocky dogs that are of similar ancestry to but are larger and heavier than the related American pit bull terrier and Staffordshire bull terrier

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  • American Staffordshire terrier — one of an American breed of strong, muscular terriers, originally developed in England, with a short, close lying, stiff coat of any color or combination of colors except solid white. Also called American pit bull terrier, pit bull terrier.… …   Universalium

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