vizsla
noun Etymology: Hungarian Date: 1945 any of a breed of hunting dogs of Hungarian origin that resemble the Weimaraner but have a rich deep red coat and brown eyes

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  • Vizsla — Rövidszőrű Magyar Vizsla (57) (Kurzhaariger Ungarischer Vorstehhund – Kurzhaar Vizsla) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vizsla — [vēz′lə, vēs′lə, vēzh′ə, vizh′lə] n. [after Vizsla, town in Hungary, in region where breed developed] any of a breed of medium sized hunting dog, originating in Hungary, with a short, smooth, rusty gold coat and a docked tail …   English World dictionary

  • Vizsla — For the Wirehaired Vizsla, see Wirehaired Vizsla. Vizsla A female Vizsla Other names Hungarian Vizsla Hungarian Pointer Magyar Vizsla Country of origin Hungary …   Wikipedia

  • Vizsla — Ejemplar de Vizsla de cinco meses de edad. El Vizsla o Braco húngaro es una raza de perro originaria de Hungría. Es uno de los mejores perros deportistas y de compañía. A través de los siglos ha mantenido una posición única para un perro… …   Wikipedia Español

  • vizsla — /vizh lo/, n. (sometimes cap.) one of a Hungarian breed of medium sized, powerful hunting dogs having a short, smooth, rusty gold coat, a square muzzle, and a docked tail. Also called Hungarian pointer. [1940 45; < Hungarian; akin to Serbo… …   Universalium

  • vizsla — [ vɪʒlə] noun a dog of a breed of golden brown pointer with large drooping ears. Origin 1940s: named after the town of Vizsla in Hungary …   English new terms dictionary

  • Vizsla — noun /ˈviʒlə/ A dog breed originating in Hungary. Syn: Hungarian Viszla, Hungarian Pointer, Magyar Viszla …   Wiktionary

  • vizsla — vizs·la …   English syllables

  • vizsla — vizs•la [[t]ˈviz lə, ˈvis , ˈvɪʒ [/t]] n. pl. las dch one of a Hungarian breed of medium sized hunting dogs with a short, smooth, rusty gold coat • Etymology: 1940–45; < Hungarian; akin to Serbo Croatian vȉžao spaniel, Pol wyżeł pointer, Russ… …   From formal English to slang

  • vizsla — /ˈviʒlə/ (say veezhluh) noun a Hungarian gundog, with a reddish coat which can be smooth or wire haired. {Hungarian} …   Australian English dictionary

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