Norwegian elkhound


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Norwegian elkhound

n.
A dog of a breed developed in Scandinavia for hunting, having a compact body, a thick grayish coat, and a tail that curls over the back.

Norwe′gian elk′hound


n.
one of a Norwegian breed of dogs having a short body, a thick, gray coat, and a tail curled over the back.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Norwegian elkhound - breed of compact medium-sized dog with a heavy grey coat developed in Norway for hunting elkNorwegian elkhound - breed of compact medium-sized dog with a heavy grey coat developed in Norway for hunting elk
hound, hound dog - any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
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They resembled something close to a Norwegian elkhound with a flare of coyote; these critters were a joy to hunt with.
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Lesiones renales microscopicas similares a las del Golden Retriever se han observado en Lhasa Apso, Shih Tzu (O'Brien et al, 1982), Norwegian Elkhound (Finco et al, 1977) y Samoyedo (Martinez, 1998; Maxie, 1990) e incluian infiltrado linfoplasmatico, severa fibrosis intersticial a nivel medular y mineralizacion en las membranas basales.

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