cyprine

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cyprine (comparative more cyprine, superlative most cyprine)

  1. (botany) Of or pertaining to the cypress.

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin cyprium (copper) + -ine.

Noun[edit]

cyprine f (plural cyprines)

  1. (mineralogy) a blue variety of vesuvianite
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Etymology 2[edit]

Ultimately from Ancient Greek κύπρις (kúpris), an epithet of Aphrodite, + -ine

Noun[edit]

cyprine f (plural cyprines)

  1. (sex) vaginal lubrication, vaginal fluid

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cyprīne

  1. vocative singular of cyprīnus