German shorthaired pointer
noun Date: 1931 any of a breed of gundogs of German origin that have a liver or liver and white short coat

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  • German shorthaired pointer — [shôrt′herd΄] n. any of a breed of large, lean hunting dog similar to, and probably descended from the same stock as, the pointer, with a short, thick coat, liver or liver and white in color …   English World dictionary

  • german shorthaired pointer — noun Usage: usually capitalized G : a liver or liver and white hunting dog of a breed developed in Germany by crossing the Spanish pointer with the bloodhound and mating the offspring with the common pointer * * * one of a German breed of large… …   Useful english dictionary

  • German shorthaired pointer — one of a German breed of large sporting dogs having a short hard coat, usually liver or liver and white in color, and a docked tail, used as a versatile hunting dog. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • German shorthaired pointer — Ger′man short′haired point′er n. dch one of a breed of hunting dogs with a short, liver colored or liver and white coat • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

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  • pointer — /poyn teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that points. 2. a long, tapering stick used by teachers, lecturers, etc., in pointing things out on a map, blackboard, or the like. 3. the hand on a watch dial, clock face, scale, etc. 4. Mil. the member of… …   Universalium

  • Germanshorthaired pointer — German shorthaired pointer n. Any of a breed of medium to large sporting and hunting dog, developed in Germany and having a short smooth coat with white and reddish to tan markings. * * * …   Universalium

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