springer spaniel
noun Date: 1885 a medium-sized sporting dog of either of two breeds that is often used for finding and flushing small game: a. English springer spaniel b. Welsh springer spaniel

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  • springer spaniel — a dog of either of two breeds of medium sized spaniels, used for flushing and retrieving game. Cf. English springer spaniel, Welsh springer spaniel. [1880 85] * * * ▪ breed of dog  either of two ancient breeds of sporting dogs (dog) used to flush …   Universalium

  • springer spaniel — noun A dog of either of two different breeds (the English springer spaniel and the Welsh springer spaniel). Syn: springer …   Wiktionary

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  • springer spaniel — /sprɪŋə ˈspænjəl/ (say springuh spanyuhl) noun either of two breeds of short haired spaniel, used to flush game …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Springer Spaniel Galés — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Springer Spaniel Galés Springer Spaniel Galés Nombres alternativos Springer Galés …   Wikipedia Español

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