piscine

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Latin piscis (a fish).

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piscine (comparative more piscine, superlative most piscine)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of fish; ichthyic.
    • 2009, David Quammen, Where the Salmon Rule, National Geographic (August 2009), page 40,
      "At age four he caught his first fish and was evermore fascinated by things piscine;..."

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piscine (plural piscines)

  1. (archaic) A public bath or swimming pool in France.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin piscīna (fishpond; swimming pool), from piscis (fish), from Proto-Indo-European *pisḱ-.

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Noun[edit]

piscine f (plural piscines)

  1. swimming pool
  2. piscina

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscine f

  1. plural of piscina