wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup

NEW: Pecarus, by Lexmilian de Mello,
A Book of Poetry Inspired by Wordswarm.net

Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

canful
cang
cangue
Caniapiskau
canicola fever
Canicula
canicular
canicular days
Canicular year
Canicule
canid
Canidae
Caninal
Canine
canine chorea
canine distemper
Canine letter
Canine madness
canine tooth
Caning
Canis
Canis aureus
Canis cancrivorus
Canis dingo
Canis Dukhunensis
Canis familiaris
Canis jubatus
Canis laniger
Canis latrans

Full-text Search for "Canine appetite"
2297


Canine appetite definitions

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Canine Ca*nine", a. [L. caninus, fr. canis dog: cf. F. canin. See Hound.] 1. Of or pertaining to the family Canid[ae], 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.



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup