• WordNet 3.6
    • n canid any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n canid A carnivorous mammal of the family Canidæ.
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In literature:

I know it would sho be too bad if the white folks didn't hunt good canidates.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
Probably there is little competition for food there between these two canids.
"Mammals of the San Gabriel Mountains of California" by Terry A. Vaughan
Most of the canid scats examined by us contained remains of crabs and fishes.
"Vertebrates from the Barrier Island of Tamaulipas, México" by Robert K Selander

In news:

Ka' Deem Carey will try to run past Trung Canidate's school season rushing record Friday night vs Arizona State.
Trung Canidate has been busy.
Just where are did all of Congressional Canidate Anthony Gemma's twitter followers and facebook "likes" come from.
The film opens with several minutes of Hollywood Celebrities using the most vulgar language possible to describe their displeasure with the former vice presidential canidate.
Trung Canidate takes a handoff from Keith Smith in the 1998 game vs Arizona State.
When Trung Canidate thinks back on it now, he's not all that surprised by what happened when Arizona played Arizona State in 1998.
Northern Illinois tight end and Sycamore graduate Jason Schepler has been named a canidate for the 2012 Senior CLASS Award for football.

In science:

Table discussed in ยง4.2. a Reasons for the Cepheid canidates rejection; A: Amplitude ratio ratio cut. B: Blue blends. C: Large Extinction. D: Population II Cepheids. E: Candidates removed by period cut. F: Candidates removed by iterative sigma clipping.
A New Cepheid Distance to the Giant Spiral M101 Based On Image Subtraction of HST/ACS Observations
Targets were selected from among the apparent stellar overdensities of blue MSTO canidates at magnitudes too faint (g & 20) to be reasonably observed with WIYN+Hydra, but using the same proper motion criteria used to choose Hydra targets.
Kinematics and Chemistry of Stars Along the Sagittarius Trailing Tidal Tail and Constraints on the Milky Way Mass Distribution
It consists of a algorithms for the selection and grouping of hits in track canidates.
Chameleon: A Reconstruction package for a KM3NeT detector