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Hunting Dogs

noun, Astronomy.
1.
the constellation Canes Venatici.
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  • And they had hunting falcons and Hunting Dogs by the hundred, too.

  • But there are some Hunting Dogs, and I presume they might be able to follow our trail.

  • Every morning he was up at sunrise and went with a thrall to feed the Hunting Dogs.

    Viking Tales Jennie Hall
  • They care not for souls, but for falcons; not for the poor, but for Hunting Dogs.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis
  • They used dogs in hunting, having had at least two varieties of Hunting Dogs.

    The Historical Child Oscar Chrisman
  • Obviously, they were Hunting Dogs, the best money could buy.

    Double Challenge James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • But if I have bewitched the “Hunting Dogs” of the King, at least I can cure them.

    The King's Assegai Bertram Mitford
  • That stopped them from harming him, and eventually, he said, he was using them like Hunting Dogs.

    Lion Loose James H. Schmitz
  • Why, the Hunting Dogs and watchdogs and sheepdogs are useful—and sleddogs of course!

    Herland Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman

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