from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A dog of any of various breeds originally developed in Ireland for bird hunting and having a silky reddish-brown coat, especially one bred in the United States to compete in field trials.

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  • noun an Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat


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