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equine


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Equine  \E"quine\,  a.  [L.  equinus  fr  equus  horse;  akin  to  Gr 
  ?,  Skr.  a?va,  OS  ehu,  AS  eh  eoh,  Icel.  j?r,  OIr.  ech,  cf 
  Skr.  a?  to  reach,  overtake,  perh.  akin  to  E.  acute,  edge, 
  eager,  a.  Cf  {Hippopotamus}.] 
  Of  pertaining  to  or  resembling,  a  horse. 
 
  The  shoulders,  body,  things  and  mane  are  equine;  the 
  head  completely  bovine.  --Sir  J. 
  Barrow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  equine 
  adj  1:  resembling  a  horse 
  2:  of  or  belonging  to  the  family  Equidae 
  n  :  hoofed  mammals  having  slender  legs  and  a  flat  coat  with  a 
  narrow  mane  along  the  back  of  the  neck  [syn:  {equid}] 




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