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caprine

[kap-rahyn, -rin]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to goats.
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Origin of caprine

1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin caprīnus; see caper1, -ine1
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British Dictionary definitions for caprine

caprine

adjective
  1. of or resembling a goat
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Word Origin

C17: from Latin caprīnus, from caper goat
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Word Origin and History for caprine

adj.

"goat-like," c.1600, from Latin caprinus, from caper "goat" (see cab) + adjectival suffix -inus.

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caprine in Medicine

caprine

(kăprēn′)
n.
  1. norleucine