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lop-eared

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Definition of lop-eared in English:

adjective

(Of an animal) having drooping ears.
Example sentences
  • Two distinct types of pig existed at that time: a small foraging type, principally found in Scotland, and a larger, lop-eared English type which had developed into several breeds.
  • A stranger shows up on the farm asking about an old, lop-eared dog.
  • On the screen, a lop-eared bunny not much older than he, danced and gyrated around a brightly lit stage, with a large team of other male and female dancers of mixed species.

Derivatives

lop ears

1
plural noun
Example sentences
  • Almost everyone would recognise the large black pig with lop-ears and the distinctive white belt running across its shoulders and down over the front legs.
  • The pigs have white skin and lop-ears. The piglets grow faster than other breeds.

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