cyprine


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cyprine

(ˈsɪpraɪn)
n
a type of silicate mineral

cyprine

(ˈsɪpraɪn)
adj
relating to the carp family
References in periodicals archive ?
However, it was not until 2004 when the 275 m container vessel Cyprine docked at Colombo Harbour with a Bryde's whale draped across its bow that Sri Lankans became aware of the danger to the country's marine fauna through ship collisions.
Formulated cypermethrin (Cyprine 100 EC), ethion (Ethio 500 EC) and methidathion (Cobracide 400 EC) were purchased from Astra Chemicals (Saudi Arabia).
Changes in electrophoretic profiles of gill mucus proteases of the Eastern oyster Crassostrea virginica in response to infection by the turbelhtrian Urastoma cyprine. J.