Cardigan Welsh corgi
noun Etymology: Cardigan, former county in Wales Date: 1935 any of a breed of Welsh corgis with rounded ears, slightly bowed forelegs, and a long tail — called also Cardigan

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  • Cardigan Welsh corgi — noun slightly bowlegged variety of corgi having rounded ears and a long tail • Syn: ↑Cardigan • Hypernyms: ↑corgi, ↑Welsh corgi …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Welsh corgi — [kôr′gē] n. [ WELSH + Welsh corgi < corr, dwarf + ci, dog] any member of either of two breeds of short legged dog with a foxlike head and erect ears, originally bred in Wales for herding cattle: the Cardigan Welsh corgi has a long tail; the… …   English World dictionary

  • Welsh corgi — one of either of two Welsh breeds of dogs having short legs, erect ears, and a foxlike head. Cf. Cardigan (def. 2), Pembroke (def. 3). [1925 30] * * * Either of two breeds of cattle dogs. The Cardigan Welsh corgi was developed from relatives of… …   Universalium

  • Welsh corgi — noun either of two Welsh breeds of long bodied short legged dogs with erect ears and a fox like head • Syn: ↑corgi • Hypernyms: ↑dog, ↑domestic dog, ↑Canis familiaris • Hyponyms: ↑Pembroke, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Welsh corgi — noun Date: 1926 a short legged long backed dog with foxy head of either of two breeds of Welsh origin: a. Cardigan Welsh corgi b. Pembroke Welsh corgi …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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