genus Cuon

noun
Asiatic wild dog
Syn: ↑Cuon, ↑Cyon, ↑genus Cyon
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Canidae, ↑family Canidae
Member Meronyms: ↑dhole, ↑Cuon alpinus

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  • Cuon — prop. n. a genus of canids including the Asiatic wild dog. Syn: Cyon, genus {Cuon}, genus {Cyon}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cuon — noun Asiatic wild dog • Syn: ↑Cyon, ↑genus Cuon, ↑genus Cyon • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Canidae, ↑family Canidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Cyon — noun Asiatic wild dog • Syn: ↑Cuon, ↑Cyon, ↑genus Cuon • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Canidae, ↑family Canidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cuon alpinus — noun fierce wild dog of the forests of central and southeast Asia that hunts in packs • Syn: ↑dhole • Hypernyms: ↑wild dog • Member Holonyms: ↑Cuon, ↑Cyon, ↑genus Cuon, ↑genus Cyon …   Useful english dictionary

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Meles (genus) — Meles Meles meles, M. leucurus, and M. anakuma. Scientific classification Kingdom: Anima …   Wikipedia

  • Mephitis (genus) — Mephitis Striped skunk Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Dhole — This article is about the species of wild dog. For H. P. Lovecraft s fictional monster, see Dhole (Cthulhu Mythos). For the town in France, see Cuon, Maine et Loire. Dhole[1] Temporal range: Post Pleistocene Recent …   Wikipedia

  • Canidae — Canids[1] Temporal range: 39.75–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Cyon — noun Asiatic wild dog • Syn: ↑Cuon, ↑genus Cuon, ↑genus Cyon • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Canidae, ↑family Canidae …   Useful english dictionary

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