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

 

wolfhound

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈwʊlfhaʊnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwʊlfhaʊnd//
 
Domesticated mammals
 
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a very large tall dog with long hair and long legs, originally used for hunting wolves an Irish wolfhound See related entries: Domesticated mammals
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: wolfhound