Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
any of a breed of small terrier with a long body, short legs, and a profuse coat of long, straight hair
Origin: after Isle of Skye
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A small terrier of a breed native to the Isle of Skye, having a long low body, short legs, and shaggy hair.