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English definition of “St Bernard”

St Bernard

noun [C] uk   /ˌseɪntˈbɜː.nəd/ /ˌsənt-/ us    /ˌseɪnt.bɚˈnɑːrd/
a very large, strong dog used especially in Switzerland in the past to find people lost in the mountainsCanines (dogs)
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