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English definition of “sheepdog”

sheepdog

noun [C] uk   /ˈʃiːp.dɒɡ/ us    /-dɑːɡ/
a dog trained to help people control sheep and move them in the direction wanted: Two sheepdogs herded the sheep into pens.Canines (dogs)Animal farming - general words
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