Yorkshire
noun Date: 1869 a white swine of any of several breeds or strains originated in Yorkshire, England

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  • Yorkshire — (ingl.; pronunc. [yorcsáir]) m. Perro terrier de pequeño tamaño. * * * Yorkshire fue antes el condado de mayor extensión de Inglaterra (15,000 km²) con una población de cerca de cinco millones de habitantes. Varias reorganizaciones de la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • yorkshire — terrier [ jɔrkʃɶrtɛrje ] n. m. • 1933; mot angl. (1872) ♦ Anglic. Petit chien d agrément le plus souvent toiletté de telle manière que ses très longs poils sont divisés par une raie et tombent de chaque côté du corps. Des yorkshire terriers. On… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Yorkshire —   [ jɔːkʃɪə], ehemalige County in England, bei der Verwaltungsneugliederung (1974) aufgegangen in den Countys North Yorkshire, Cleveland, Durham, Humberside, Cumbria und Lancashire sowie in den Metropolitan Countys West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Yorkshire — York shire, n. A county in the north of England. [1913 Webster] {Yorkshire grit}, a kind of stone used for polishing marble, and copperplates for engravers. Simmonds. {Yorkshire pudding}, a batter pudding baked under meat. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yorkshire — |iorquechire| s. m. 1. Raça de cachorros de companhia muito pequenos, de pelo comprido e sedoso. • s. 2 g. 2. Espécime dessa raça. • Plural: yorkshires.   ‣ Etimologia: redução de yorkshire terrier …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Yorkshire — Yorkshire1 [yôrk′shir] n. any of a breed of pure white hog orig. developed in Yorkshire Yorkshire2 [yôrk′shir] former county of N England, on the North Sea: now divided into several counties …   English World dictionary

  • Yorkshire — (spr. Jorkschir), 1) so v.w. York 1); 2) Städtischer Bezirk mit Postamt in der Grafschaft Cattaraugus des Staates New York (Nordamerika); 2000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Yorkshire — (spr. schĭr), s. York (Grafschaft) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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