Definition of Irish wolfhound in English:

Irish wolfhound

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noun

  • A large, typically greyish hound of a rough-coated breed.
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    • In addition to salukis, eligible breeds are whippets, greyhounds, Afghan hounds, borzois, Ibizan hounds, pharaoh hounds, Irish wolfhounds, and Scottish deerhounds.
    • Are there no more Irish wolfhounds or Basset hounds?
    • Any dog in that family known as sight hounds - lurchers, deerhounds, Irish wolfhounds.

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