Ovine
Ovine O"vine ([=o]"v[imac]n), a. [L. ovinus, fr. ovis sheep: cf. F. ovine.] Of or pertaining to sheep; consisting of sheep. [1913 Webster]

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  • ovine — ovíne s. f. pl. Trimis de siveco, 15.07.2006. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • ovine — 1828, from L. ovinus, from ovis sheep …   Etymology dictionary

  • ovine — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to sheep. ORIGIN Latin ovinus, from ovis sheep …   English terms dictionary

  • ovine — [ō′vīn΄] adj. [LL ovinus < L ovis, sheep: see EWE] of, or having the nature of, sheep …   English World dictionary

  • OVINE — adj. f. T. d’économie rurale Qui est du genre de la brebis. Espèce ovine. La race ovine …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

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  • ovine — ● ovin, ovine adjectif (bas latin ovinus, de ovus, brebis) Qui concerne le mouton : Espèce ovine …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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