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canid

noun ca·nid \ˈka-nəd, ˈkā-\

Definition of CANID

:  any of a family (Canidae) of carnivorous animals that includes the wolves, jackals, foxes, coyote, and the domestic dog
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Origin of CANID

New Latin Canidae, from Canis, type genus, from Latin canis
First Known Use: circa 1889

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