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mongrelnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɑŋ·ɡrəl, ˈmʌŋ-/ (infml mutt)
a ​dog of ​mixedbreed
(Definition of mongrel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mongrel”
in Spanish mestizo…
in Vietnamese chó lai…
in Malaysian baka kacukan…
in Thai พันธุ์ผสม…
in French bâtard…
in German der Mischling…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杂种狗…
in Turkish melez/kırma köpek…
in Russian дворняжка…
in Indonesian anjing kampung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雜種狗…
in Polish kundel…
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