wolf dog

noun

Definition of wolf dog

1 :any of various large dogs formerly kept for hunting wolves
2 :the offspring of a wolf and a domestic dog

First Known Use of wolf dog

1652


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wolf dog

noun

Definition of wolf dog for Students

2 :the offspring of a wolf and a domestic dog

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