Definition of wire-haired in English:


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  • (Especially of a dog breed) having stiff or wiry hair: a wire-haired terrier
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    • This woman bought a dog in Mexico, and they told her it was a Chihuahua, but when she brought it home, she discovered that in reality it was a wire-haired fox terrier!
    • My parents' dog is a wire-haired fox terrier about eight years old.
    • The Cairn Terrier, for instance is wire-haired.

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