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

 

borzoi

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈbɔːzɔɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɔːrzɔɪ//
 
Domesticated mammals
 
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a large Russian dog with soft white hair See related entries: Domesticated mammals Word Origin late 19th cent.: from Russian borzoĭ (adjective), borzaya (noun), from borzyĭ ‘swift’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: borzoi