scolopacine

adjective
scol·​o·​pa·​cine | \ -sə̇n \

Definition of scolopacine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Scolopacidae

scolopacine

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of scolopacine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bird of the family Scolopacidae

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History and Etymology for scolopacine

Adjective

New Latin Scolopac-, Scolopax + English -ine

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“Scolopacine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scolopacine. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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