Definition of shorthair in English:

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shorthair

Pronunciation: /ˈSHôrtˌher/

noun

A cat of a short-haired breed.
Example sentences
  • She has a different coat than her genetic donor, Rainbow, a calico domestic shorthair.
  • Some shorthairs can be overly protective, while others are not keen on strange animals of any kind.
  • They include many popular breeds as well as non-pedigreed longhairs and shorthairs.

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Syllabification: short·hair

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