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Akita1

Syllabification: A·ki·ta
Pronunciation: /əˈkēdə
 
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An industrial port city in northeastern Japan, on northern Honshu Island; population 326,309 (2008).

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Akita2

Syllabification: A·ki·ta
Pronunciation: /əˈkēdə
 
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noun

A spitz (dog) of a Japanese breed.
Example sentences
  • Dogs such as Akitas, bull terriers and Rottweilers have a bad reputation due to the way they are paraded around by idiots.
  • As Molly was sniffing the grass, an Akita, a Japanese breed originally bred to hunt bears, came bounding towards the other dog.
  • Mr Wilson claimed the dog, believed to be a Japanese Akita, grabbed his right hand with its teeth and dragged him to the ground.

Origin

early 20th century: from Akita, the name of a district in northern Japan.

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