ursine

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Mid 16th century, from Latin ursinus, adjectival form of ursus (bear).

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ursine (comparative more ursine, superlative most ursine)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of bears.
  2. (entomology, of caterpillars) Covered in stiff bristles.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ursīne

  1. vocative masculine singular of ursīnus