英 ['keɪnaɪn; 'kæ-]
- adj. 犬的；犬齿的；犬科的；似犬的
- n. 犬；[解剖] 犬齿
- n. (Canine)人名；(英)卡奈因
来自PIE *kwon, 狗，拟声词，词源同canary, cynic.
- canine: see kennel
- canine (n.)
- "pointed tooth," late 14c., from Latin caninus "of the dog," genitive of canis "dog" (source of Italian cane, French chien), from PIE root *kwon- "dog" (cognates: Greek kyon, Old English hund, Old High German hunt, Old Irish cu, Welsh ci, Sanskrit svan-, Avestan spa, Russian sobaka (apparently from an Iranian source, such as Median spaka), Armenian shun, Lithuanian šuo). The noun meaning "dog" is first recorded 1869.
- canine (adj.)
- c. 1600, of teeth, from canine (n.) or Latin caninus. Meaning "pertaining to a dog or dogs" is from 1620s.
- 1. Canine teeth are for piercing and killing prey, and tearing flesh.
- 2. The fox is a canine animal.
- 3. She's a specialist in canine psychology and behaviour.
- 4. The canine is impacting on the incisor.
- 5. Her lips parted to show her canine teeth.
来自汉英文学 - 骆驼祥子
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