canine Definition in Cambridge British English Dictionary
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canineadjective

uk   us   /ˈkeɪ.naɪn/
of or relating to dogs: The city's canine population (= the number of dogs in the city) has grown dramatically over recent years.

caninenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkeɪ.naɪn/

canine noun [C] (TOOTH)

(also canine tooth) one of four pointed teeth in the human mouth

canine noun [C] (DOG)

a dog
Translations of “canine”
in Arabic كَلبي…
in Korean 개의…
in Malaysian bersifat kanin…
in French canin…
in Turkish köpeklere özgü…
in Italian canino, di cane…
in Chinese (Traditional) 犬的,狗的…
in Russian собачий…
in Polish psi…
in Vietnamese thuộc chó…
in Spanish canino…
in Portuguese canino…
in Thai ที่เกี่ยวกับสุนัข…
in German Hunde-……
in Catalan caní…
in Japanese イヌの…
in Indonesian anjing…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犬的,狗的…
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