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A terrier of a small breed native to the Isle of Skye, having a long low body and a long straight coat, with hair often falling over the eyes.
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(Breeds) a short-legged long-bodied breed of terrier with long wiry hair and erect ears
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one of a Scottish breed of small terriers with short legs, a long body, and a long, straight coat.
[1850–55; after Skye]
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|Noun||1.||Skye terrier - Scottish breed of terrier with shaggy hair and long low body with short legs; native to the Isle of Skye|
terrier - any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
Clydesdale terrier - selectively bred small Skye terrier with erect ears and a long silky coat
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n → Skyeterrier m
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