Brittany spaniel


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Brittany spaniel

n.
A medium-sized pointing spaniel of a breed originating in France.

Brit′tany span′iel


n.
one of a French breed of long-legged pointing spaniels with an orange- or liver-and-white coat.
[1930–35]
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Noun1.Brittany spaniel - tall active short-tailed French breed of bird dog having a usually smooth orange- or liver-and-white coat
spaniel - any of several breeds of small to medium-sized gun dogs with a long silky coat and long frilled ears
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