sausage dog


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sausage dog

n
(Breeds) an informal name for dachshund
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.sausage dog - informal term
badger dog, dachshund, dachsie - small long-bodied short-legged German breed of dog having a short sleek coat and long drooping ears; suited for following game into burrows
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sausage dog

n (Brit) (fam) → bassotto
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