mongrel


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hybrid

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half-breed

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derogatory term for a variation that is not genuine

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an inferior dog or one of mixed breed

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In the present study, proptosis of eyeball was encountered in dogs from 2 months to 8 years of age, the 2 months old pup was a mongrel which was hit by speeding two wheeler on street.
Indeed, the Mongrel Mob's ditty runs: Born in a brothel, Raised in a jail, Proud to be a Mongrel, Sieg f*** Heil Pitched battles are a weekly occurrence between the Mongrel Mob and their rivals, Black Power, which formed in the capital, Wellington, in the early Seventies.
With three more features written and awaiting pre-production, American Mongrel is the first feature film from the Public Shore Films stable.
The mongrel, seeing that they were following it, headed back between the birch trees, pausing often to look back, as if to confirm that they were still behind it.
Although bands have tried to fuse guitars and rap together before, McClure insists a new standard of quality is being set by Mongrel, who play Liverpool's Alma de Cuba next month, as part of the Sound City festival.
Mongrel play Liverpool Sound City on May 20 at Alma de Cuba.
Bringing together people from different parts in different musical styles, Mongrel merges the UK indie music scene with a hip hop community ignored for the large part by the wider media - tackling themes shied away from by mainstream musicians.
I don't have to say it twice, they are off like a pair of ferrets up a drain pipe, waving as they skid off, leaving me on my own with mongrel Flora
One of the few bright spots in the past year was Michael Moore-esque anticapitalist doc "The Corporation," which did great business for Mongrel.
Mongrel dogs are set to take centre stage as part of Masterfoods' 27m [pounds sterling] marketing campaign to reposition its Pedigree dogfood brand to a wider audience
Firefighters Mark Leeson and Steve Harris used ladders to scale the brick walls of an industrial estate in Widdrington Road, Radford, to reach the hapless mongrel after being called out by the RSPCA.
This definition recognizes that they are a mongrel race with admixtures of Roman, Celtic, Anglo-Saxon (originally north German), Danish, Norwegian, Norman French--and more recently (although Peter Ackroyd's survey does not extend this far) Jewish, Asian and Afro-Caribbean races, among many others.
Westwind's gusty antics are just a part of Abigail's daily routine, until his windy tricks blow her sad-eyed mongrel, Tornado Pup, into the next county.
They are mongrel, low status types, such as car parks, batting centres, hybrid containers or civil engineering works.
Anyone who recalls Walters from Educating Rita should relish seeing her graduate to the Pygmalion role with her own scruffy mongrel to transform.