canine unit

noun

Definition of canine unit

: the part of a police department that has dogs that are trained for various purposes

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“Canine unit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/canine%20unit. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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