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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dandie  Dinmont  \Dan"die  Din"mont\,  or  Dandie  \Dan"die\,  n. 
  1.  In  Scott's  ``Guy  Mannering'',  a  Border  farmer  of  eccentric 
  but  fine  character,  who  owns  two  terriers  claimed  to  be 
  the  progenitors  of  the  Dandie  Dinmont  terriers. 
 
  2.  One  of  a  breed  of  terriers  with  short  legs,  long  body,  and 
  rough  coat,  originating  in  the  country  about  the  English 
  and  Scotch  border. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dandie  \Dan"die\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  a  breed  of  small  terriers;  --  called  also  {Dandie 
  Dinmont}. 




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