English setter
noun Date: 1845 any of a breed of dogs often trained as bird dogs and characterized by a moderately long flat silky coat of white or white with color and by feathering on the tail and legs

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  • English setter — noun an English breed having a plumed tail and a soft silky coat that is chiefly white • Hypernyms: ↑setter * * * English setter [English setter] noun a British breed of large dog with a long, soft coat, usually black and white or brown and white …   Useful english dictionary

  • English setter — one of a breed of medium sized, long haired bird dogs having a flat, usually black and white or tan and white coat. [1855 60] * * * ▪ breed of dog  breed of sporting dog that has served as a gun dog in England for more than 400 years and has been …   Universalium

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  • English setter — Eng′lish set′ter n. dch one of a breed of large setters having a long, flat coat, usu. white flecked with a darker color • Etymology: 1855–1860 …   From formal English to slang

  • English setter — /ɪŋglɪʃ ˈsɛtə/ (say ingglish setuh) noun one of a breed of long haired gun dogs, usually tan and white, white with liver flecks, or pure white, with a rangy body …   Australian English dictionary

  • Setter Inglés — Nombres alternativos Setter Llewellin (o Llewellyn) Setter Lawerack (o Laverack) Apodos habituales …   Wikipedia Español

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