red setter


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red setter

n.
A dog of any of various breeds originally developed in Ireland for bird hunting and having a silky reddish-brown coat, especially one bred in the United States to compete in field trials.

red setter

n
(Breeds) a popular name for Irish setter
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Noun1.red setter - an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coatred setter - an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat
setter - a long-haired dog formerly trained to crouch on finding game but now to point
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The Celtic Red Setter win record spans 42 years and includes over 1,000 wins against English Setters and English Pointers.
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