Etymology
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borzoi (n.)

Russian wolfhound, 1887, from Russian borzoy, literally "swift, quick" (compare Czech brzy, Serbo-Croatian brzo "quickly," Lithuanian bruzdėti "to hurry").

updated on December 12, 2017

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Definitions of borzoi from WordNet

borzoi (n.)
tall fast-moving dog breed;
Synonyms: Russian wolfhound
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