Definitions of Newfoundland
  1. noun
    an island in the north Atlantic
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    a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
  2. noun
    a breed of very large heavy dogs with a thick coarse usually black coat; highly intelligent dogs and vigorous swimmers; developed in Newfoundland
    synonyms: Newfoundland dog
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    Canis familiaris, dog, domestic dog
    a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds
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