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Definitions and Synonyms of genus canis | Another word for genus canis | What is genus canis?

Definition 1: type genus of the Canidae: domestic and wild dogs; wolves; jackals - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for genus canis in the sense of this definition

(genus canis is a kind of ...) a genus of mammals

(genus canis is a member of ...) a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds

"the dog barked all night"

(genus canis is a member of ...) any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs

(genus canis is a member of ...) Old World nocturnal canine mammal closely related to the dog; smaller than a wolf; sometimes hunts in a pack but usually singly or as a member of a pair

(... is a member of genus canis) dogs; wolves; jackals; foxes

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