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por·cine

 (pôr′sīn′)
adj.
Of or resembling swine or a pig: "a bald porcine old man" (Vladimir Nabokov).

[Middle English, from Old French porcin, from Latin porcīnus, from porcus, pig; see porko- in Indo-European roots.]

porcine

(ˈpɔːsaɪn)
adj
(Zoology) of, connected with, or characteristic of pigs
[C17: from Latin porcīnus, from porcus pig]

por•cine

(ˈpɔr saɪn, -sɪn)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to swine.
2. resembling swine; hoggish; piggish.
[1650–60; < Latin porcīnus; see pork, -ine1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.porcine - relating to or suggesting swine; "comparison between human and porcine pleasures"
2.porcine - repellently fat; "a bald porcine old man"
fat - having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
3.porcine - resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy; "piggish table manners"; "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father"; "swinish slavering over food"
gluttonous - given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink; "over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands"; "a gluttonous debauch"; "a gluttonous appetite for food and praise and pleasure"

porcine

adjective
Translations

porcine

[ˈpɔːsaɪn] ADJporcino, porcuno

porcine

adj (= pig-like)schweineartig; (= of pigs)Schweine-; … are members of the porcine familygehören zur Familie der Schweine or zu den Schweineartigen

por·cine

a. porcino-a, rel. al cerdo;
___ valve implantimplante de válvula porcina.

porcine

adj porcino
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Emergence of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus in the United States: clinical signs, lesions, and viral genomic sequences.
Of the total samples, only 30% tested positive for porcine epidemic diarrhea and 70% tested negative, which raises the possibility that another agent might be involved," said the report.
Receptor-bound porcine epidemic diarrhea virus spike protein cleaved by trypsin induces membrane fusion.
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This phase aims to prevent the spread of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) during transport of Saskatchewan hogs.
Canada plans to launch a mandatory national hog traceability system, which the industry says will help prevent the spread of diseases such as Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) which currently is affecting the nation's herds.
Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) (family Coronaviridae, subfamily Coronavirinae, genus Alphacoronavirus) is an enveloped, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA virus.
In response to the significant impact porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) and porcine deltacoronavirus (PDCoV) are having on U.
To the Editor: In April 2013, porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) was first reported (1).
The funding provided to British Columbia Pork Producers Association results in immediate action to reduce the risk of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea arriving in British Columbia, and prepare measures to rapidly respond and contain the disease if it should ever enter the province.
The same is happening in animals: an unprecedented outbreak of blue tongue disease in Europe, porcine epidemic diarrhea in U.
Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) (family Coronaviridae family, genus alphacoronavirus) has an enveloped, single-stranded, positive-sense RNA genome of [approximately equal to] 28 kb (1).

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