Norwich terrier


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Norwich terrier

n.
A terrier of a small breed developed in Norwich, England, having short legs, erect ears, and a wiry coat.

Norwich terrier

n
(Breeds) a small wiry-coated breed of terrier having either erect or pendent ears

Nor′wich ter′rier


n.
one of an English breed of small, short-legged terriers with a straight, wiry coat and erect ears.
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Noun1.Norwich terrier - English breed of small short-legged terrier with a straight wiry red or grey or black-and-tan coat and erect earsNorwich terrier - English breed of small short-legged terrier with a straight wiry red or grey or black-and-tan coat and erect ears
terrier - any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
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