pinscher


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pin·scher

 (pĭn′shər)
n.
Any of several breeds of dog originally developed in Europe, especially the Doberman pinscher.

pinscher

(ˈpɪnʃə)
n
(Animals) another name for Doberman pinscher
Dobermann, pinscher - Dobermanns are named for German dog breeder Ludwig Dobermann; pinscher means "terrier" in German.
See also related terms for terrier.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pinscher - any of three breeds of dogs whose ears and tail are usually croppedpinscher - any of three breeds of dogs whose ears and tail are usually cropped
guard dog, watchdog - a dog trained to guard property
Doberman, Doberman pinscher - medium large breed of dog of German origin with a glossy black and tan coat; used as a watchdog
miniature pinscher - small German version of a Doberman pinscher
affenpinscher, monkey dog, monkey pinscher - European breed of small dog resembling a terrier with dark wiry hair and a tufted muzzle
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