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vituline

[vich-uh-lahyn, -lin]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling a calf or veal.

Origin of vituline

1650–60; < Latin vitulīnus, equivalent to vitul(us) calf + -īnus -ine1
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British Dictionary definitions for vituline

vituline

adjective
  1. of or resembling a calf or veal

Word Origin

C17: from Latin vitulīnus, from vitulus a calf
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