sheep dog

sheep dog
A working dog used to herd sheep flocks.

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  • Sheep dog — Sheep Sheep, n. sing. & pl. [OE. shep, scheep, AS. sc?p, sce[ a]p; akin to OFries. sk?p, LG. & D. schaap, G. schaf, OHG. sc[=a]f, Skr. ch[=a]ga. [root]295. Cf. {Sheepherd}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of ruminants of the genus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sheep|dog — «SHEEP DG, DOG», noun, or sheep dog. a collie or other dog trained to help a shepherd watch and tend sheep …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sheep Dog — est un court métrage d animation américain des studios Disney avec Pluto, sorti le 4 novembre 1949. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Voix originales …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sheep dog — noun any of various usually long haired breeds of dog reared to herd and guard sheep • Syn: ↑shepherd dog, ↑sheepdog • Hypernyms: ↑working dog • Hyponyms: ↑Belgian sheepdog, ↑Belgian shepherd, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sheep dog — A sheepdog is a type of domestic dog whose original purpose was to herd or guard sheep. Sheepdogs are just one category of pastoral dogs. Many sheep dogs are now kept as domestic pets or companion dogs. These dogs are very active and intelligent… …   Wikipedia

  • sheep dog — noun (C) 1 a dog that is trained to control sheep 2 informal a dog of a type that is often used for this, usually a collie see also: Old English Sheepdog …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sheep dog — type of dog that helps guard sheep …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sheep·dog — /ˈʃiːpˌdɑːg/ noun, pl dogs [count] : a dog that is trained to control sheep …   Useful english dictionary

  • sheep dog —    Īlio hipa, īlio kia i hipa …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Sheep, Dog, 'n' Wolf — Infobox VG| title = Sheep, Dog n Wolf developer = Infogrames publisher = Infogrames released = 2001 genre = Platformer modes = Single player ratings = ELSPA: 3+ platforms = PC (Windows), PlayStation input = Keyboard, SidewinderSheep, Dog, n Wolf… …   Wikipedia