adjective see lycanthropy

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  • Lycanthropic — Ly can*throp ic, a. Pertaining to lycanthropy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lycanthropic — adjective Of or pertaining to lycanthropes …   Wiktionary

  • lycanthropic — ly·can·throp·ic …   English syllables

  • lycanthropic — |līkən|thräpik adjective : of or relating to lycanthropy …   Useful english dictionary

  • lycanthropy — lycanthropic /luy keuhn throp ik/, adj. /luy kan threuh pee/, n. 1. a delusion in which one imagines oneself to be a wolf or other wild animal. 2. the supposed or fabled assumption of the appearance of a wolf by a human being. [1575 85; < Gk… …   Universalium

  • Werewolf — For other uses, see Werewolf (disambiguation). Wolf man and Lycanthrope redirect here. For other uses, see Wolf man (disambiguation) and Lycanthrope (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

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  • Lycanthropous — Ly*can thro*pous, a. Lycanthropic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lycanthropy — noun Etymology: New Latin lycanthropia, from Greek lykanthrōpia, from lykanthrōpos werewolf, from lykos wolf + anthrōpos human being more at wolf Date: 1594 1. a delusion that one has become a wolf 2. the assumption of the form and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Fenrir (disambiguation) — Fenrisulfr, Fenrir or Fenris is a Norse mythological wolf.Fenrir or Fenris may also refer to:*Fenrir (moon), a moon of Saturn named after Fenrisulfr *Fenris Inner Sphere designation of a Medium class Clan Battlemech in the science fiction series… …   Wikipedia

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