Definition of West Highland in US English:

West Highland

noun

  • 1A breed of long-horned cattle with thick shaggy hair, originating in the West Highlands of Scotland.

  • 2More fully "West Highland white". A breed of short-legged terrier with erect pointed ears and a rough white coat.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Caledonian Mercury. From west + highland.

Pronunciation

West Highland

/wɛst ˈhʌɪlənd/