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combining form

indicating a dogcynopodous; cynophobia

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Word Origin for cyno-

from Greek kuōn dog
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How to use cyno- in a sentence

  • This soldier had a hideous and wicked wife Cyno who, falling in love with Habrocomes, offered to kill her husband and marry him.

    Essays on the Greek Romances|Elizabeth Hazelton Haight
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