Definition of Manchester terrier in English:

Manchester terrier

Line breaks: Man|ches¦ter ter|rier

noun

  • A small terrier of a breed with a short black-and-tan coat, formerly popular in the Manchester area of England.
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    • When we lost our husky, my dad wanted a Manchester terrier like the one he had when he was a young lad.
    • The Manchester Terrier, overall, is slightly longer than tall.
    • Manchester Terriers are less scrappy toward strange dogs than many other terrier breeds, but they are still a determined force to reckon with if they decide to initiate or accept a challenge to fight.

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