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pretty as a speckled pup. var., cute as (cuter than) a speckled pup (tied to a red wagon). Especially attractively cute. What is so darn cute about the speckles is not exactly clear to me. Does it refer to a specific breed? Not that I can discover.

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Speckled pup is also the name for a variety of winter squash which is not particularly attractive or cute.

 

 


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About the illustration: Figure 1 shows s speckled pup who was adopted through Little Victories, the online animal rescue group.

Figure 2 shows a Speckled Pup Kabocha, courtesy of Sunrise Seeds. © 2008 Jupiterimages Corporation.

cf: speckled pup (squash) Last updated: January 17, 2010
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