Baculine
Baculine Bac"u*line, a. [L. baculum staff.] Of or pertaining to the rod or punishment with the rod. [1913 Webster]

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  • baculine — /bak yeuh lin, luyn /, adj. pertaining to the rod or its use in punishing: baculine discipline in the classroom. [1700 10; < L bacul(um) walking stick, staff + INE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • baculine — /bak yeuh lin, luyn /, adj. pertaining to the rod or its use in punishing: baculine discipline in the classroom. [1700 10; < L bacul(um) walking stick, staff + INE1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • baculină — baculínă s. f., pl. baculíne Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • 杖笞 — zhàngchī (1) [baculine; a baculo]∶使用棍棒打(的) 用于诉诸暴力而不是诉诸说理的争论 (2) [flog; cane]∶杖击, 用杖打 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • baculus —   n. stick; rod; symbol of power.    ♦ baculiferous, a. bearing canes, reeds, etc.    ♦ baculiform, a. rod shaped.    ♦ baculine, a. pertaining to rod or punishment therewith …   Dictionary of difficult words

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