keeshond
noun (plural keeshonden) Etymology: Dutch, probably from Kees, nickname for Cornelis Cornelius + hond dog, from Middle Dutch; akin to Old English hund hound Date: 1926 any of a Dutch breed of compact medium-sized dogs that have a dense heavy grayish coat and a foxy head

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  • keeshond — [ keɪshɒnd] noun a dog of a Dutch breed with long thick grey hair, resembling a large Pomeranian. Origin Du., from Kees (familiar form of the given name Cornelius) + hond dog …   English new terms dictionary

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