Rhodesian ridgeback

Rhodesian ridgeback
noun Usage: often capitalized 2d R Date: 1925 any of an African breed of powerful long-bodied hunting dogs having a dense harsh short tan coat with a characteristic crest of reversed hair along the spine

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  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — Espèce …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rhodesian Ridgeback Nombres alternativos African Lion Dog African Lion Hound …   Wikipedia Español

  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — FCI Standard Nr. 146 Gruppe 6: Laufhunde …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — [rij′bak΄] n. any of a breed of strong, short haired hunting dog developed in S Africa, with a light tan or light reddish tan coat and a ridge along the spine formed by the hair growing forward …   English World dictionary

  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — Infobox Dogbreed akcgroup = Hound akcstd = http://www.akc.org/breeds/rhodesian ridgeback/index.cfm altname= African Lion Dog African Lion Hound ankcgroup = Group 4 (Hounds) ankcstd = http://www.ankc.org.au/home/breeds details.asp?bid=23 ckcgroup …   Wikipedia

  • Rhodesian ridgeback — one of a South African breed of medium sized muscular hunting dogs having a short, glossy, red or tan coat, with a characteristic ridge of hair along the spine consisting of parallel crowns of hair growing in the opposite direction of the rest of …   Universalium

  • rhodesian ridgeback — o perro africano de león Raza de perro de caza originaria de Sudáfrica que se caracteriza por tener una franja angosta de pelo blanco que crece a lo largo del dorso y en dirección contraria al resto del pelaje. Esta característica fue heredada de …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Rhodesian Ridgeback — noun A dog bred in Southern Africa to hunt lions. Syn: African Lion Dog, African Lion Hound …   Wiktionary

  • Rhodesian ridgeback — n. (Zoology) powerful African hunting dog with crest of reversed hair growing down its back …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Rhodesian ridgeback — noun a large dog of a breed having a short coat and a ridge of hair growing along the back in the opposite direction to the rest of the coat …   English new terms dictionary

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