ursine

adjective ur·sine \ ˈər-ˌsīn \

Definition of ursine

1 : of or relating to a bear or the bear family (Ursidae)
2 : suggesting or characteristic of a bear
  • a lumbering ursine gait

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Origin and Etymology of ursine

Latin ursinus, from ursus bear — more at arctic

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