Definition of ridgeback in English:

ridgeback

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Pronunciation: /ˈrɪdʒbak
 
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noun

short for Rhodesian ridgeback.
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  • According to my vet, South Africans' favourite dogs are the everyday brak, the Labrador, Maltese poodle, Alsatian, Staffie, fox terrier, Rottweiler, Jack Russell, ridgeback and the boxer.
  • The six-month-old Rottweiler had been rescued from the pound by the Gregory Street woman, while the two-year-old ridgeback was visiting her home.

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