short-haired


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short-haired

 (shôrt′hârd′)
adj.
1. Having short hair: a short-haired model.
2. Having a coat of short hair. Used of animals.
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short-haired

adj
1. having short hair
2. (Breeds) having short fur
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.short-haired - with short hair; "a short-haired dog"
haired, hairy, hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
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Translations

short-haired

[ˈʃɔːtˈhɛəd] ADJpelicorto
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Had she been short-haired, heavy-jawed, large- muscled, hard-bitten, and utterly unlovely in every way, all would have been well.
No one in the Mingott set could understand why Amy Sillerton had submitted so tamely to the eccentricities of a husband who filled the house with long- haired men and short-haired women, and, when he travelled, took her to explore tombs in Yucatan instead of going to Paris or Italy.
Three were short-haired pointers, one was a Newfoundland, and the other two were mongrels of indeterminate breed.
The Newfoundland went first, followed by the three short-haired pointers, the two mongrels hanging more grittily on to life, but going in the end.
I mean, surely back then Jimmy wasn't even a short-haired lover from Liverpool.
"There is a clear difference in friendliness between the pure-bred cats and the domestic short-haired. In general, the pedigree cats are friendlier than non-pedigree," the Telegraph quoted Dr Marie Abitbol from the National Veterinary School of Alfort in Paris, where the study was carried out, as saying.
The RSPCA are appealing for information after the domestic short-haired female black cat and her tabby kitten were found at around 1.15pm on Monday by a member of the public in Wilson Road, Ely, Cardiff.
Around 100 short-haired bumblebees were brought across from Sweden to repopulate areas where it previously thrived in the UK, and around 50 of the healthiest were released at the RSPB's Dungeness reserve in Kent.
FOUND Black domestic short-haired cat in the HD1 area.
clean-shaven, short-haired Moroccan in western dress greeting them in
A Short-haired cats generally do their own grooming, making our feline friends lower maintenance then their canine counterparts.
The short-haired bumblebee died out here in the UK a decade ago but it managed to survive in New Zealand after being shipped there more than 100 years ago.