The definition of canine is something that is from or like a dog.(adjective)
An example of canine used as an adjective is canine food, which is food for dogs.
A canine is defined as a dog or animal that is similar to a dog, or is one of the four sharp, pointed teeth towards the front of your mouth.(noun)
See canine in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L caninus < canis, dog: see hound
See canine in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin canīnus
Origin: , from canis, dog; see kwon- in Indo-European roots.
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