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A hybrid dog that is a cross between a cocker spaniel and a poodle.

[Alteration of cocker (spaniel) + poo(dle).]


n, pl -poos
a cross between a cocker spaniel and a poodle


(ˈkɒk əˌpu)

n., pl. -poos.
a dog crossbred from a cocker spaniel and a miniature poodle.
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