• Definition for "canis familiaris"
    • a part associated with the genus Canis (probably…
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canis familiaris definition

  • noun:
    • a part associated with the genus Canis (probably descended from common wolf) which has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in a lot of breeds
    • a part for the genus Canis (probably descended from typical wolf) that has been domesticated by man since primitive times; does occur in lots of types
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