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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ca·nine /ˈkeˌnaɪn, ||ˈkæ-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ca·nine /ˈkeˌnaɪn, , ˈkænˌaɪn/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ca·nine a.
 1. Of or pertaining to the family Canidæ, or dogs and wolves; having the nature or qualities of a dog; like that or those of a dog.
 2. Anat. Of or pertaining to the pointed tooth on each side the incisors.
 Canine appetite, a morbidly voracious appetite; bulimia.
 Canine letter, the letter r. See R.
 Canine madness, hydrophobia.
 Canine tooth, a tooth situated between the incisor and bicuspid teeth, so called because well developed in dogs; usually, the third tooth from the front on each side of each jaw; an eyetooth, or the corresponding tooth in the lower jaw.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ca·nine, n. Anat. A canine tooth.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to a pointed conical tooth [syn: laniary]
      2: of or relating to or characteristic of members of the family
      n 1: one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw)
           located between the incisors and the premolars [syn: canine
           tooth, eyetooth, eye tooth, dogtooth, cuspid]
      2: any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and
         typically long muzzles [syn: canid]