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Have you fed the dog?
Out on the street, a dog began to bark.
a dog fox
I invested in an Internet start-up but it turned out to be a real dog.
It's dog eat dog in the television industry.
He's usually at the dogs on a Saturday.
They've made a real dog's breakfast of that display.
He's always saying that the country is going to the dogs.
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a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something
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Definition of dog from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.