wire-haired Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"wire-haired" in British English

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uk   /ˌwaɪəˈheəd/  us   /ˌwaɪrˈherd/
A ​dog that is wire-haired has ​stiff, ​roughhair: a wire-haired ​dachshund
(Definition of wire-haired from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (狗)粗毛的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (狗)粗毛的…
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