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collie


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Collie  \Col"lie\,  n.  [Gael.  cuilean  whelp,  puppy,  dog.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  Scotch  shepherd  dog.  There  are  two  breeds,  the 
  rough-haired  and  smooth-haired.  It  is  remarkable  for  its 
  intelligence,  displayed  especially  in  caring  for  flocks. 
  [Written  also  {colly},  {colley}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  collie 
  n  :  a  silky-coated  sheepdog  with  a  long  ruff  and  long  narrow 
  head  developed  in  Scotland 




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