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English definition of “sheepdog”


noun [C]     /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
(Definition of sheepdog noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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