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A dog of a tall, powerful breed developed in Ireland to hunt wolves, having a rough, shaggy coat and bushy eyebrows.
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(Breeds) a very large breed of hound with a rough thick coat
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one of an Irish breed of large, very tall dogs with a rough, wiry coat.
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