terrier

(from the article `dog`) The Terrier group consists of both big and small dogs, but members of this group more than any other share a common ancestry and similar behavioral ...
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Terrier

(from the article `rocket and missile system`) ...Talos. Both used radar tracking and target acquisition and radio command guidance. The later Nike Hercules, also command-guided, had a range of 85 ...
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terrier

[n] - any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
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Terrier

• (n.) One of a breed of small dogs, which includes several distinct subbreeds, some of which, such as the Skye terrier and Yorkshire terrier, have long hair and drooping ears, while others, at the English and the black-and-tan terriers, have short, close, smooth hair and upright ears. • (n.) In modern usage, a book or roll in which the l...
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terrier

noun any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
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Terrier

Ter'riĀ·er noun [ CF. Latin terere to rub, to rub away, terebra a borer.] An auger or borer. [ Obsolete]
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terrier

1. [F. Terrier, chien terrier, from terre the earth, L. Terra; cf. F. Terrier a burrow, LL. Terrarium a hillock (hence the sense, a mound thrown up in making a burrow, a burrow). See Terrace, and cf. Terrier, 2. ... <zoology> One of a breed of small dogs, which includes several distinct subbreeds, some of which, such as the Skye terrier and Y...
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terrier

any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
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terrier

any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground
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terrier

Any of various breeds of highly intelligent, active dogs. They are usually small. Types include the bull, cairn, fox, Irish, Scottish, Sealyham, Skye, and Yorkshire terriers. They were originally bred for hunting rabbits and following quarry such as foxes down into burrows. The small Parson Jack Russell terrier was recognized by the Kennel Club in ...
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Terrier

register of landed estate.
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terrier

register or roll of rents from an estate
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Terrier

See Land Terrier.
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terrier

terrier 1. Any of several usually small short-bodied breeds of dogs originally trained to hunt animals living underground.2. About 1440, from Old French chien terrier 'terrier dog', literally, 'earth dog,' from Middle Latin terrarius 'of earth,' from Latin terra 'earth'. So called because the dogs pursued their quarry (foxes, badgers, etc.) into th...
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terrier

terrier, classification used by breeders and kennel clubs to designate dogs originally bred to start small game and vermin from their burrows or, in the case of several breeds in this group, to go to earth and kill their prey. Today these dogs are raised chiefly as pets. The following breeds are cla...
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Terrier

Type: Term Pronunciation: ter-ē-ā′ Definitions: 1. Louis-Felix, gallbladder specialist, 1837-1908.
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