Definition of Afghan hound in English:

Afghan hound

Line breaks: Af¦ghan hound
Pronunciation: /afɡanˈhaʊnd
 
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noun

A tall hunting dog of a breed with long silky hair.
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  • In addition to salukis, eligible breeds are whippets, greyhounds, Afghan hounds, borzois, Ibizan hounds, pharaoh hounds, Irish wolfhounds, and Scottish deerhounds.
  • She groups the dogs together according to their coats, so the longcoated breeds such as Afghan hounds, bearded collies and Yorkshire terriers are all together.
  • One of the puppies died soon after birth but the other, an Afghan hound named Snuppy, is still doing well after 16 weeks, the researchers say.

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