Definition of canine:
- animal (part of speech: noun)
- tooth (part of speech: noun)
- animalistic (part of speech: adjective)
The canine or eye- teeth are relatively smaller in the gorilla than in primitive mammals; they are still smaller in the lower races of man; while in ordinary civilised man they do not project above the others.- "Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work", P. Chalmers Mitchell.
- "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
Lola's experience had been very similar to Garlock's own, except in that her monster was an intense green in color and looked something like a bat about four feet long, with six- inch canine teeth and several stingers....- "The Galaxy Primes", Edward Elmer Smith.