Definition of Manchester terrier in English:

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Manchester terrier

noun

A small terrier of a breed with a short black-and-tan coat.
Example sentences
  • When we lost our husky, my dad wanted a Manchester terrier like the one he had when he was a young lad.
  • The Manchester Terrier, overall, is slightly longer than tall.
  • Manchester Terriers are less scrappy toward strange dogs than many other terrier breeds, but they are still a determined force to reckon with if they decide to initiate or accept a challenge to fight.

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Syllabification: Man·ches·ter ter·ri·er

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