wild dog

Definitions of wild dog

n any of various undomesticated mammals of the family Canidae that are thought to resemble domestic dogs as distinguished from jackals or wolves

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Canis dingo, dingo, warragal, warrigal
wolflike yellowish-brown wild dog of Australia
Cuon alpinus, dhole
fierce wild dog of the forests of central and southeast Asia that hunts in packs
Dusicyon cancrivorus, crab-eating dog, crab-eating fox
wild dog of northern South America
Nyctereutes procyonides, raccoon dog
small wild dog of eastern Asia having facial markings like those of a raccoon
African hunting dog, Cape hunting dog, Lycaon pictus, hyena dog
a powerful doglike mammal of southern and eastern Africa that hunts in large packs; now rare in settled area
Type of:
canid, canine
any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

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