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 (pī′sēn′, pĭs′īn′)
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a fish or fishes.

[Medieval Latin piscīnus, from Latin piscis, fish.]


(Zoology) of, relating to, or resembling a fish


(ˈpaɪ sin, ˈpɪs aɪn, -in, -ɪn)

of, pertaining to, or resembling fish.
[1790–1800; < Latin piscīnus=pisc(is) fish + -īnus -ine1]
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Adj.1.piscine - of or relating to fish
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It is wonderful with what elaborateness this simple fact is advertised -- this piscine murder will out -- and from my distant perch I distinguish the circling undulations when they are half a dozen rods in diameter.
Pour rappel, le Maroc a ete recemment represente dans differents rendez-vous internationaux tels le championnat du monde (INDOOR) d'apnee a Mulhouse et le Mondial de plongee sportive en piscine a Saint Petersburg en juillet et juin derniers, aux Jeux mediterraneens de NAP a Tunis en septembre 2014.
The last casino, a boho heiress, an Alfa Romeo convertible, a white leisure suit, maybe Alain Delon too by the piscine.
On Tuesday evening, ETAM inaugurated Fashion Week in the legendary and spectacular setting of Piscine Molitor in Paris.
Almost 100 brands and 30 companies from around the world have gathered in Abu Dhabi for pool and spa exhibition Piscine Middle East, with more than 6,000 people expected to attend the event.
The UAE will host the second edition of the world-renowned exhibition of pool and spa industry, Piscine Middle East, from April 22 to 24.
THE UAE will host the second edition of a world-renowned exhibition of the pool and spa industry - Piscine Middle East - from April 22 to 24.
Echoing the hommage to Jean Roulland programmed by the Calais Fine Arts Museum, the Villeneuve d'Ascq LAM and Lille's Hospice Comtesse Museum, this summer La Piscine will exhibit its Roulland collection of over 63 works by the artist.
Le ministre a dit que son ministere avait obtenu une terre avec une superficie de plus de sept mille metres pour contruire un complexe multi-sports a Kosti dans le domaine du football, handball, tennis, table, Jammaz, athletisme, en plus d'une piscine.
The screenplay is strong, given that the entire story is essentially narrated, sometimes through voice-over, by the main character, Piscine Moletor Patel (Sharma), an Indian from Pondicherry.
Unable to bear the taunts in school, Piscine Molitor Patel (debutant Suraj Sharma) adopts the mathematical constant Pi as his name.
The elder Pi depicts the early life of Piscine Molitor Patel -- as his father named him -- as a collection of wry anecdotes, each amusingly exaggerated.