leporine

adjective
lep·​o·​rine | \ ˈlepəˌrīn, -rə̇n \

Definition of leporine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or resembling a hare

leporine

noun
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plural -s

Definition of leporine (Entry 2 of 2)

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History and Etymology for leporine

Adjective

Latin leporinus, from lepor-, lepus hare + -inus -ine

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“Leporine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leporine. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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