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husky:

see Siberian huskySiberian husky,
breed of medium-sized, muscular working dog whose origins date back thousands of years in Siberia. It stands from 20 to 23 1-2 in. (50.8–59.7 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 35 to 60 lb (15.9–27.2 kg).
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husky

a breed of Arctic sled dog with a thick dense coat, pricked ears, and a curled tail
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Tom Barnes is a bland hero and Moore, who recently won the Academy Award for Still Alice, slinks through each frame, huskily whispering camp lines like, "I like boys", without a hint of menace.
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Lum laughed huskily. "You know, Margaret, there are as many remedies for rheumatism as there are plants in the woods, but there's only one that works.
The way she huskily draws each word out is enough to squeeze the heart right out of anybody.