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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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Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV)-infected piglets show symptoms including reduced appetite, vomiting, watery diarrhea, and dehydration leading to high mortality in weaning period (Chae et al.
Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus infection induces NF-kappaB activation through the TLR2, TLR3, and TLR9 pathways in porcine intestinal epithelial cells.
Comparison of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with serum neutralization test for serodiagnosis of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus infection [J].
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.
CoV, Coronavirus; PDCoV, porcine deltacoronavirus; PEAV, porcine enteric alphacoronavirus; PEDV, porcine epidemic diarrhea virus; PHEV, porcine hemagglutinating encephalomyelitis virus; PRCV, porcine respiratory Coronavirus; SARS, severe acute respiratory syndrome; TGEV, transmissible gastroenteritis virus.
Three projects will look at controlling Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED), a virus that does not pose a risk to human health or food safety but can cause significant death in pig herds.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 4, 2014-Zoetis awarded conditional license for porcine epidemic diarrhea vaccine to help pig farmers and veterinarians fight the deadly disease in the US
and Canadian pork, feed and other allied industries recently participated in a meeting on the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV) hosted by the National Pork Board, and in collaboration with the National Pork Producers Council, the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, the American Feed Industry Association, the National Grain and Feed Association, the National Renderers Association and the North American Spray Dried Blood and Plasma Producers, in Des Moines, Iowa.
Evidence of Recombinant Strains of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus, United States, 2013
This phase aims to prevent the spread of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) during transport of Saskatchewan hogs.
Animal healthcare company Neogen (NasdaqGS:NEOG) disclosed on Wednesday that two of its agricultural disinfectants are effective against the deadly porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) following the independent laboratory results.
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.

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