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Related to cairn terrier: Border terrier, Norwich terrier, wire fox terrier
A small dog of a breed developed in Scotland, having a broad head and a rough shaggy coat.
[So called because it hunts among cairns.]
one of a Scottish breed of small, short-legged terriers with a broad head and a rough coat.
[1905–10; said to be so called because they are found in areas abounding in cairns]