[ noun ] (zoology) small lively black-and-white terriers formerly used to dig out foxes
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
Piepsam calls the cyclist `` cur '' and `` puppy '' among other things , and at the crisis of his fit a little fox-terrier stands before him and howls into his face .(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)
Mr._Kahler went_on to explain how Hausman 's fox_terrier had been `` making '' in his flower_beds .