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cockapoo

Syllabification: cock·a·poo
Pronunciation: /ˈkäkəˌpo͞o
 
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Definition of cockapoo in English:

noun

A dog resulting from a cross between a cocker spaniel and a miniature poodle.
Example sentences
  • The most popular hybrids are goldendoodles (golden retriever mix), Labradoodles, schnoodles, and cockapoos (cocker spaniel).
  • We got a phone call from our former sister-in-law who asked if we would take Scooter, a great cockapoo / border collie who was 8 years old.
  • Having a dog that is part spaniel and part poodle isn't enough - it has to be a cockapoo.

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