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guide dog

n.
A dog that has been specially trained to guide a blind or visually impaired person.
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guide dog

n
(Social Welfare) a dog that has been specially trained to live with and accompany someone who is blind, enabling the blind person to move about safely
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guide′ dog`


n.
a dog trained to lead a blind person.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.guide dog - a dog trained to guide the blindguide dog - a dog trained to guide the blind  
working dog - any of several breeds of usually large powerful dogs bred to work as draft animals and guard and guide dogs
Seeing Eye dog - (trademark) a guide dog trained to guide a blind person
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Translations
slepecký pes
førerhund
opaskoira
pas vodič
盲導犬
맹인 안내견
ledarhund
สุนัขนำทาง
chó dẫn đường

guide dog

nBlindenhund m
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guide dog

ncane m per ciechi
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

guide dog

كَلْب لِقيادَة العُمْيان slepecký pes førerhund Blindenhund σκύλος οδηγός perro lazarillo opaskoira chien d’aveugle pas vodič cane guida 盲導犬 맹인 안내견 blindengeleidehond førerhund pies przewodnik cão de guia, cão-guia собака-поводырь ledarhund สุนัขนำทาง rehber köpek chó dẫn đường 导盲狗
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He said: "A guide dog will help me by having more freedom and communicate and confidence.
Lucy, whose trusty guide dog is called Olga, has reached out with her experiences, sharing them online.
The volunteer walkers prepare guide dog puppies for their working life by getting them used to staying calm and undistracted in different situations - the home, town centres, noisy cafes, crossing busy roads and on public transport.

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