nBuansuah(Zoöl) The wild dog of northern India (Cuon primævus), supposed by some to be an ancestral species of the domestic dog.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nbuansuahThe native name of the Cyon primævus, the wild dog of Nepâl and northern India, supposed by some to be the original type of the dog tribe. It is of a reddish color, pale underneath, with a bushy, pendulous tail, and in size intermediate between the wolf and the jackal, but with very strong limbs. It is capable of being tamed. See Cyon.