Definition of Airedale in English:

Airedale

Line breaks: Aire|dale
Pronunciation: /ˈɛːdeɪl
 
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noun

  • A large terrier of a rough-coated black-and-tan breed.
    More example sentences
    • One of the Harrison's dogs, an Airedale Terrier, stayed with the trapped women throughout the ordeal.
    • The Airedale terrier found in the cathedral grounds of Dunkeld greets visitors with a wet muzzle.
    • The Airedale is the king of the terriers and the largest of the terrier group.

Origin

late 19th century: from Airedale, a district in Yorkshire, where the dog was bred.

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