Definition of Great Dane in English:

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Great Dane

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A dog of a very large, powerful, short-haired breed.
Example sentences
  • Large, powerful dogs are frequently targeted, including Akitas, chow chows, Dalmatians, Dobermans, German Shepherds, Great Danes, pit bulls, Rottweilers as well as mixes of these breeds.
  • The City Police Dog Squad has 21 dogs belonging to five different breeds - nine Labrador Retrievers, six Dobermann Pinschers, three German Shepherds, two Great Danes and a Rottweiler.
  • Because this breed is intelligent, Great Danes are easy to train.

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Syllabification: Great Dane

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