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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kennel  \Ken"nel\,  n.  [See  {Channel},  {Canal}.] 
  The  water  course  of  a  street;  a  little  canal  or  channel;  a 
  gutter;  also  a  puddle.  --Bp.  Hall. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kennel  \Ken"nel\,  n.  [OE.  kenel,  (assumed)  OF  kenil,  F.  chenil, 
  LL  canile,  fr  L.  canis  a  dog.  Cf  {Canine}.] 
  1.  A  house  for  a  dog  or  for  dogs,  or  for  a  pack  of  hounds. 
 
  A  dog  sure  if  he  could  speak,  had  wit  enough  to 
  describe  his  kennel.  --Sir  P. 
  Sidney. 
 
  2.  A  pack  of  hounds,  or  a  collection  of  dogs.  --Shak. 
 
  3.  The  hole  of  a  fox  or  other  beast;  a  haunt. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kennel  \Ken"nel\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Kenneled}or  {Kennelled}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Kennelling}.] 
  To  lie  or  lodge;  to  dwell,  as  a  dog  or  a  fox. 
 
  The  dog  kenneled  in  a  hollow  tree.  --L'Estrange. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kennel  \Ken"nel\,  v.  t. 
  To  put  or  keep  in  a  kennel.  --Thomson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  kennel 
  n  :  a  shelter  for  a  dog  [syn:  {doghouse},  {dog  house}] 
  v  :  put  up  in  a  kennel;  "kennel  a  dog" 




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