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Definition of Rottweiler noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Rottweiler

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈrɒtwaɪlə(r)//
 
, BrE//ˈrɒtvaɪlə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɑːtwaɪlər//
 
, NAmE//ˈrɔːtwaɪlər//
 
 
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a large dog that can be very aggressive Word Origin early 20th cent.: German, from Rottweil, the name of a town in SW Germany.
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