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[n] a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds; "the dog barked all night"
[n] metal supports for logs in a fireplace; "the andirons were too hot to touch"
[n] a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward
[n] someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
[n] informal term for a man; "you lucky dog"
[n] a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman; "she got a reputation as a frump"; "she's a real dog"
[v] go after with the intent to catch

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