Bull-terrier



one of an English breed of medium-sized, short-haired dogs having a white, brindled, or tan and white coat, produced by crossing the bulldog and the terrier.
Historical Examples

The Soul of Susan Yellam Horace Annesley Vachell
Heart of the Blue Ridge Waldron Baily
Heart of the Blue Ridge Waldron Baily
Reptiles and Birds Louis Figuier
A Young Man in a Hurry Robert W. Chambers
Lad: A Dog Albert Payson Terhune
On a Donkey’s Hurricane Deck R. Pitcher Woodward
Girls of the True Blue L. T. Meade
A Young Man in a Hurry Robert W. Chambers
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6 Various

noun
a breed of terrier having a muscular body and thick neck, with a short smooth often white coat: developed by crossing the bulldog with various terriers See also pit bull terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier

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