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(ˈkʊvɑːs; ˈkuː-)
(Breeds) a breed of large dog from Hungary with a long white coat
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(ˈkʊv ɑs, ˈku vɑs)

n., pl. ku•va•szok (ˈkʊv ɑˌsɔk, ˈku vɑ-)
one of a Hungarian breed of large dogs with a slightly wavy white coat, orig. used for herding sheep and as watchdogs.
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Noun1.kuvasz - long-established Hungarian breed of tall light-footed but sturdy white dogkuvasz - long-established Hungarian breed of tall light-footed but sturdy white dog; used also as a hunting dog
guard dog, watchdog - a dog trained to guard property
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