pierine

adjective
pi·​er·​ine | \ ˈpīəˌrīn, (ˈ)pī¦erə̇n \

Definition of pierine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the genus Pieris

pierine

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of pierine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a member of the genus Pieris

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History and Etymology for pierine

Adjective

New Latin Pieris + English -ine

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“Pierine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pierine. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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