coydog

noun
coy·​dog | \ ˈkȯi-ˌdȯg How to pronounce coydog (audio) \

Definition of coydog

: a hybrid between a coyote and a feral dog

First Known Use of coydog

1950, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for coydog

coyote + dog

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“Coydog.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coydog. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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