resembling a hyena.
Origin of hyenoid
Also called hy·e·ni·form [hahy-ee-nuh-fawrm] /haɪˈi nəˌfɔrm/.
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Hence this condition (first, I believe, noticed by Bernard) has been called the “hyenoid” state.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth