Meaning of NON-SPORTING DOG in English

NON-SPORTING DOG

/non spawr"ting, -spohr"-/

one of any of several breeds of variously sized dogs that may have been developed to hunt or work but now are usually bred for show or as a pet, including the Bichon Frise, bulldog, dalmatian, chow chow, keeshond, and poodle.

Also, nonsporting dog .

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Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .