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Belgian

having some relationship to Belgium.

Belgian barge dog
Belgian black pied cattle
black, Belgian dairy cattle.
Belgian blue
dual-purpose cattle; blue, white or blue roan. Bred by crossing Dutch Friesian with British Shorthorn. Calves are large and dystocia common.
Belgian canary
one of the oldest breeds of canaries, popular in the Victorian era. Characterized by a straight, upright back, but lowered head and neck so the shoulders are the highest point.
Belgian cattle dog
Belgian fancy
long, slim canaries with flat chests, long necks and tail feathers, with an unusual posture of the head drooping down and a semicircular silhouette. Called also Slims, Scottish Fancy.
Belgian hare
not a hare at all, but a breed of rabbit. It has a long, fine body and a deep red, tan or chestnut agouti coat.
Belgian horse
heavy draft horse, mostly red-roan or chestnut but may be bay, brown, dun or gray; 16.1 to 17 hands high. A basic breed for many draft breeds. Called also Brabant. Full name is Belgian Heavy Draft. Affected by congenital cataracts and aniridia, which are inherited as a dominant trait.
Belgian Malinois, Belgian Tervuren
two varieties of Belgian sheep herding dogs, recognized in the United States as separate breeds. See Belgian shepherd dog (below).
Belgian red cattle
red, dual-purpose cattle from Belgium.
Belgian red pied cattle
red and white, dual-purpose Belgian cattle.
Belgian sheep dog
see Belgian shepherd dog (below).
Belgian shepherd dog
there are several varieties in this breed. All are medium-sized with erect ears and are used as sheepdogs, guard dogs and for police work. The Groenendael, the most common variety, has a long, straight, smooth black coat. In the United States, it is recognized as a separate breed and called the Belgian sheepdog. The Malinois has a short, red, fawn or gray coat with black mask and frosting on the muzzle. It is called the Belgian Malinois in the United States. The Tervueren has a long, red, fawn or gray coat and is called the Belgian Tervueren in the United States. The Laekenois has a short, wiry reddish-fawn coat with black shading.
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There was a pause, during which I regarded them all with a steady and somewhat stern gaze; a dog, if stared at hard enough and long enough, will show symptoms of embarrassment, and so at length did my bench of Belgians.
But presently in the very hatred of the man for Belgians, Werper saw a faint ray of hope for himself.
Summary: Rabat - The Belgian Development Agency has earmarked 80 million euros to finance the new Moroccan-Belgian Indicative Cooperation Programme (2010-2013).
BRUSSELS, Jul 24, 2009 (TUR) -- Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday that there was no tension between Turkey and Belgium referring to some recent news reports.
For four years in a row Hilton Hotel in Sofia has hosted the Belgian Culinary Festival in Bulgaria, organised under the patronage of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium to Bulgaria and the Belgium-Bulgaria-Luxembourg Business Club (BBL).
SOMALI pirates have released the entire crew of a Belgian ship seized 10 weeks ago after a ransom was paid, the Belgian government said yesterday.
Local people became involved in helping to research Elisabethville - named after the Belgian queen - and its community from records at Beamish and in Gateshead Library.
February 8, 2009 (BRUSSELS) -- Sudanese attack helicopters destroyed two peacekeeping vehicles in eastern Chad last November, according to testimony given by the Belgian Defense Minister.
Summary: The commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon's (UNIFIL) Belgian contingent told The Daily Star over the weekend that his team felt safe in the South, and were enjoying their missionn.
A project run by Beamish Museum looks at the Belgian refugees who worked at the Birtley munitions factory in the First World War.
Wait for your Belgian counterpart to initiate the more intimate "air kiss" on alternate cheeks.
A DRUNK Belgian fan who kept interrupting a tennis match turned out to be the country's sports minister.

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