Meaning of “Dalmatian” in the English Dictionary

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"Dalmatian" in British English

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Dalmatiannoun [ C ]

uk /dælˈmeɪ.ʃən/ us /dælˈmeɪ.ʃən/

Examples from literature

  • The difference between these two breeds consists principally in the size, the Dalmatian being much smaller than the Danish. 
  • There is a beautiful species of dog, often the inhabitant of the gentleman's stable — the Dalmatian or coach dog. 

(Definition of “Dalmatian” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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