Origin of hircine
Words nearby hircine
How to use hircine in a sentence
Beef suet consists of stearine, margarine, and oleine; mutton and goat suet contain a little hircine.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
The professor glared across the room like an infuriated animal, a comparison heightened by his notoriously hircine appearance.Max Carrados|Ernest Bramah
Hircine, hėr′sīn, adj. goat-like: having a strong goatish smell.