Definition of "raccoon dog" [raccoon dog]

  • (noun) The only species in the genus Nyctereutes of the Canidae or dog family.
  • (noun) a canine mammal, Nyctereutes procyonoides, inhabiting woods and forests near rivers in E Asia. It has long yellowish-brown black-tipped hair and facial markings resembling those of a raccoon
  • (noun) an American breed of dog having a short smooth black coat with tan markings, bred to hunt raccoons

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