Labrador vs Retriever - What's the difference?

labrador | retriever |


As nouns the difference between labrador and retriever

is that labrador is a labrador retriever while retriever is a type of gun dog that retrieves game for a hunter.

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labrador

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • The mainland portion of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, in Eastern Canada.
  • (chiefly, historical) The geographical region including Labrador in sense 1, as well as neighbouring regions of what is now the province of Quebec.
  • An abbreviated form of the dog breed name Labrador retriever.
  • Derived terms

    * Labradorian * Labrador duck * Labrador feldspar * Labrador tea * Newfoundland and Labrador * Lab , (abbreviation)

    See also

    * Newfoundland and Labrador

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    retriever

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A type of gun dog that retrieves game for a hunter.
  • Derived terms

    * golden retriever * labrador retriever