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canine
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Middlemarch
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unspecified meaning
  • Certainly such elements in the character of a marriageable girl tended to interfere with her lot, and hinder it from being decided according to custom, by good looks, vanity, and merely canine affection.

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as in: canine unit Define
of or relating to dogs
as in: dog's canine Define
conical-shaped teeth found in dogs and many other mammals
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