greyhound

Definitions of greyhound
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n a tall slender dog of an ancient breed noted for swiftness and keen sight; used as a racing dog

Types:
Italian greyhound
a toy dog developed from the greyhound
whippet
small slender dog of greyhound type developed in England
Type of:
hound, hound dog
any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
racer
an animal that races

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