coydog
coydog coydog n. the offspring of a coyote and a dog.

Syn: coy-dog. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Coydog — A Coyote German Shepherd hybrid Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • coydog — [kī′dôg΄, kī′däg΄; koi′dôg΄, koi′däg΄] n. an offspring of a coyote and wild dog …   English World dictionary

  • coydog — noun Etymology: coyote + dog Date: 1950 a hybrid between a coyote and a feral dog …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coydog — /kuy dawg , dog /, n. the offspring of a coyote and a dog. Also, coy dog. [1945 50; COY(OTE) + DOG] * * *       hybrid of the domestic dog with the coyote (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • coydog — noun a hybrid between a coyote and a feral dog …   Wiktionary

  • coydog —    DARE (Missouri, New York, Vermont): 1966 68. A hybrid of a coyote and a wild dog. Blevins notes that they are common in South Dakota.    Also called coyote dog …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • coydog — coy·dog …   English syllables

  • coydog — coy•dog or coy dog [[t]ˈkaɪˌdɔg, ˌdɒg[/t]] n. cvb mam theoffspring of a coyote and a dog • Etymology: 1945–50; coy (ote) +dog …   From formal English to slang

  • coydog — noun offspring of a coyote and a dog • Hypernyms: ↑coyote, ↑prairie wolf, ↑brush wolf, ↑Canis latrans …   Useful english dictionary

  • Canid hybrid — Canid hybrids are the result of interbreeding between different species of the canine (dog) family (Canidae).Genetic considerationsMany members of the dog family can interbreed to produce fertile offspring. Molecular analysis indicates 4… …   Wikipedia

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