cynoid

adjective

cy·​noid
ˈsīˌnȯid,
ˈsiˌ-
1
: resembling a dog
2
[New Latin Cynoidea] : of, relating to, or belonging to the Cynoidea

Word History

Etymology

Greek kynoeidēs, from kyn- cyn- + -oeidēs -oid

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“Cynoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cynoid. Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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