Canine

Definition of Canine

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a.1.Of or pertaining to the family Canidæ, or dogs and wolves; having the nature or qualities of a dog; like that or those of a dog.
2.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the pointed tooth on each side the incisors.
Canine appetite
a morbidly voracious appetite; bulimia.
Canine letter
the letter r. See R.
Canine madness
hydrophobia.
Canine tooth
a tooth situated between the incisor and bicuspid teeth, so called because well developed in dogs; usually, the third tooth from the front on each side of each jaw; an eyetooth, or the corresponding tooth in the lower jaw.
n.1.(Anat.) A canine tooth.

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