sciurine

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Latin sciūrus (squirrel), from Ancient Greek σκίουρος (skíouros, squirrel), from σκιά (skiá, shadow) + οὐρά (ourá, tail), +‎ -ine.

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sciurine (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to or characteristic of squirrels.

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sciurine (plural sciurines)

  1. A member of the squirrel subfamily of Sciurinae.

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