Alsatian(redirected from Alsation)
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Of or relating to Alsace or to its inhabitants or culture.
a. A native or inhabitant of Alsace.
b. A person of Alsatian ancestry.
2. Chiefly British A German shepherd.
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1. (Breeds) Officially called: German shepherd or German shepherd dog a large wolflike breed of dog often used as a guard or guide dog and by the police
2. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Alsace
3. (Historical Terms) (in the 17th century) a criminal or debtor who took refuge in the Whitefriars area of London
(Placename) of or relating to Alsace or its inhabitants
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1. of or pertaining to Alsace or its inhabitants.n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Alsace.
3. Chiefly Brit. German shepherd.
[1685–95; < Medieval Latin Alsati(a) Alsace + -an1]
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|Noun||1.||Alsatian - a native or inhabitant of Alsace|
|2.||alsatian - breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind|
|Adj.||1.||Alsatian - of or relating to or characteristic of Alsace or its inhabitants|
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A. ADJ → alsaciano
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
adj (= from Alsace) → alsacien(ne), d'Alsace
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n (= dialect) → Elsässisch nt
n (Brit: also alsatian dog) → (Deutscher) Schäferhund
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
2. adj → alsaziano/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995