one of a Swiss breed of large, long-haired dogs having a black coat with white and russet-brown or deep-tan markings.
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a strong sturdy dog of a breed with a bushy tail and a long silky black coat with reddish-brown and white markings, often used as a working farm dog
Georg Friedrich Bernhard [gey-awrk free-drikh bern-hahrt] /geɪˈɔrk ˈfri drɪx ˈbɛrn hɑrt/ (Show IPA), 1826–66, German mathematician. Historical Examples The Foundations of Science: Science and Hypothesis, The Value of Science, Science and Method Henri Poincar The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3) Alexander Wheelock Thayer The Mystery of Space Robert T. Browne The […]
Friedrich A. J. von [free-drikh fuh n] /ˈfri drɪx fən/ (Show IPA), 1849–1930, German general. Historical Examples The German War Arthur Conan Doyle The Evidence in the Case James M. Beck New York Times Current History: The European War from the Beginning to March 1915, Vol 1, No. 2 Various German Problems and Personalities Charles […]
Sarah [sair-uh,, sar-uh;; French sa-ra] /ˈsɛər ə,, ˈsær ə;; French saˈra/ (Show IPA), (Rosine Bernard) 1845–1923, French actress. Contemporary Examples Thom Browne’s Women’s Line Evolves in the Wake of Michelle Obama’s Inaugural Ensemble Misty White Sidell February 11, 2013 Historical Examples Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess Henry W. Fischer My Double Life […]
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