Pronunciation: (pap'u-lon"; Fr. pa-pē-yôn'), [key]
—pl. -lonsPronunciation: (-lon"; Fr. -yôn'). [key]
one of a breed of toy spaniels having a long, silky coat and large, erect ears held so that they resemble the wings of a butterfly.
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