• Canis Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A genus of carnivorous mammals, of the family Canidae, including the dogs and wolves.
• Canister Definition & Synonyms
Synonyms: Case shot
- (n.) A small box or case for holding tea, coffee, etc.
- (n.) A kind of case shot for cannon, in which a number of lead or iron balls in layers are inclosed in a case fitting the gun; -- called also canister shot.
- (n.) A small basket of rushes, reeds, or willow twigs, etc.