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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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While his voice doesn't yet have the huskiness of a Furry Lewis or a Kelly Joe Phelps, it has a maturity that seems to sit easily with traditional blues themes of love and loss.
As though it was sent to a boarding school to learn good manners, all the brown huskiness boiled out until it was white?
Playing a set that drew hits from her entire career, the London singer's voice was as striking as ever, pitched high but with a huskiness to it.
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This roughness has changed in the past week and gone through varying tones and huskiness until it is almost normal.
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Ever conscious of his huskiness, Eli also tries to go on a diet, but with few options available this amounts to little more than meagre servings of boiled carrots intended as horse feed.
HELEN KELLY BEN HOWARD: THE WOLVES With the huskiness of his voice, Ben Howard entices you in within seconds of his track, The Wolves.
His songs mix many musical influences and the sexy huskiness to his voice keeps the listener entranced.
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A smoker like most of the family, her low voice has a raspy huskiness.
The singer herself, despite claiming lack of sleep the night before, was on top form; her soaring voice made for venues likes Symphony Hall, ranging from operatic warble to sultry lower scale huskiness.