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bull terrier Explained

bull terrier at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] a strong short-haired dog// pit bull terrier//

bull terrier at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Breed of dog developed in 19th-cent. England from the bulldog and the now-extinct white English terrier. The Spanish pointer was later bred into the line to increase its size. The bull terrier was developed as a courageous fighting dog but not an aggressive fight provoker, and it is generally friendly. A muscular dog, it is considered, for its weight, the strongest of all dogs. It has a short coat, tapering tail, erect ears, and deep-set eyes. It stands 19-22 in. (48-56 cm) high and weighs 50-60 lbs (23-27 kg). There are two varieties, colored and white.

bull terrier at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
a strong dog with short hair, a thick neck and a long nose
see also PIT BULL TERRIER

Bull terrier at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Bull terrier \Bull" ter"ri*er\ (Zo["o]l.)
A breed of dogs obtained by crossing the bulldog and the
terrier.

bull terrier at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

bull terrier
n : a powerful short-haired terrier originated in England by
crossing the bulldog with terriers [syn: {bullterrier}]

bull terrier at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=bull terrier
  • A dog of a breed that is a cross between bulldog and terrier.

  • Translation: et » bull terrier