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See also: wire-haired
- Having wiry hair.
1990 August 31, Harold Henderson, “The City File”, in Chicago Reader:
- When a neighbor's rottweiler (loose) began mauling her small wirehaired terrier (tied up) for the second time in eight months, Miki Meyer of suburban LaPorte, Indiana, grabbed her video camera and started filming.
- Used mainly to describe dogs.