ovine

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o·vine

 (ō′vīn′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of sheep; sheeplike.
n.
A sheep.

[Late Latin ovīnus, from Latin ovis, sheep; see owi- in Indo-European roots.]

ovine

(ˈəʊvaɪn)
adj
(Zoology) of, relating to, or resembling a sheep
[C19: from Late Latin ovīnus, from Latin ovis sheep]

o•vine

(ˈoʊ vaɪn, ˈoʊ vɪn)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a sheep.
[1820–30; < Late Latin ovīnus= Latin ov(is) sheep + -īnus -ine1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ovine - of or pertaining to or of the nature of or characteristic of a sheep or sheep
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ovine

[ˈəʊvaɪn] ADJovino
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