pariah dog(redirected from Feral dog)
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A dog that is a stray or lives on the edge of human civilization, especially in India. Certain groups of pariah dogs are sometimes considered to be distinct breeds. Also called pi-dog, pye-dog.
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(Animals) another term for pye-dog
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