Definition of Weimaraner in English:

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Weimaraner

Pronunciation: /ˈwīməˌränər/ /ˈvī-/

noun

A dog of a thin-coated, typically gray breed of pointer used as a gun dog.
Example sentences
  • The Weimaraner is an excellent gun dog, which originally hunted big game.
  • Examples are Basset Hounds, Greyhounds, Beagles, Dachshunds, Afghans and the Weimaraner.
  • The early German shepherd dog, Great Dane, schnauzer and Weimaraner are also mentioned as influences.

Origin

1940s: from German, from Weimar in Germany, where the breed was developed.

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Syllabification: Wei·mar·an·er

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