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A dog of a breed developed in northern Europe to hunt boars, having a tall muscular body, a narrow head, and a short smooth coat.
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(Breeds) one of a very large powerful yet graceful breed of dog with a short smooth coat
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one of a breed of very large, powerful shorthaired dogs with a long, square muzzle.
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|Noun||1.||Great Dane - very large powerful smooth-coated breed of dog|
working dog - any of several breeds of usually large powerful dogs bred to work as draft animals and guard and guide dogs
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