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Ken"nel (?), n. [See Channel, Canal.]

The water course of a street; a little canal or channel; a gutter; also, a puddle.

Bp. Hall.


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Ken"nel, n. [OE.kenel, (assumed) OF. kenil, F. chenil, LL. canile, fr. L. canis a dog. Cf. Canine.]


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.


A pack of hounds, or a collection of dogs.



The hole of a fox or other beast; a haunt.


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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.


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Ken"nel, v. t.

To put or keep in a kennel.



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