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Noun: Newfoundland  'n(y)oo-fun(d)-lund or 'n(y)oo-fun(d),land
  1. An island in the north Atlantic
     
  2. A breed of very large heavy dogs with a thick coarse usually black coat; highly intelligent dogs and vigorous swimmers; developed in Newfoundland
    - Newfoundland dog

Derived forms: Newfoundlands

Type of: Canis familiaris, dawg [non-standard], dog, domestic dog, island

Part of: Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean

Encyclopedia: Newfoundland, New Jersey