1. [ noun ] (zoology,dentistry) one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars
Synonyms: eyetooth cuspid canine_tooth eye_tooth canine
Related terms: tooth fang
2. [ noun ] (botany) perennial woodland spring-flowering plant; widely cultivated
Synonyms: dog's-tooth_violet dogtooth_violet
Related terms: liliaceous_plant yellow_adder's_tongue white_dogtooth_violet European_dogtooth fawn_lily glacier_lily Erythronium
3. [ noun ] (architecture) a carved pyramidal ornament; used in 13th century England
Related terms: architectural_ornament