Pronunciation: (spi-nō'nē i-tal"ē-ä'nō, i-tal-yä'), [key]
—pl. Spi•no•ni I•tal•i•an•iPronunciation: (spi-nō'nē i-tal"ē-ä'nē, itäl-yä'-). [key]
one of an Italian breed of large all-purpose hunting dogs having a short wiry coat, solid white or white with light brown or yellow patches in color. Also called Italian pointer.
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