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Synonyms for dog

Synonyms for dog

to keep (another) under surveillance by moving along behind

to follow closely or persistently

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Synonyms for dog

a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman

informal term for a man

someone who is morally reprehensible

a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked

a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

metal supports for logs in a fireplace

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Promislow explains that dogs are an ideal species in which to explore the genetic basis of disease because there's an unparalleled degree of diversity among breeds, yet all dogs are of the species Canis lupus familiaris.
Predation on the capuchin monkey Cebus nigritus (Primate: Cebidae) by domestic dog Canis lupus familiaris (Carnivora: Canidae), in the Parque Estadual Serra do Brigadeiro.
EL CANIS LUPUS FAMILIARIS, AL QUE SE LE RECONOCE CON EL SIMPLE NOMBRE DE PERRO, ES UN MAMIFERO QUE SE FUE ADAPTANDO, FISICA Y CONDUCTUALMENTE, A PARTIR DE SU VINCULO CON EL SER HUMANO; PRUEBA DE ELLO ES QUE, DE SER SOLO CARNIVORO, HOY SU ALIMENTACION ES CASI OMNIVORA.
One of the most easily recognizable differences between wolf behavior and their domesticated cousin, Canis lupus familiaris, is barking.