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leporine

[lep-uh-rahyn, -rin] /ˈlɛp əˌraɪn, -rɪn/
adjective, Zoology
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a rabbit or hare.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Latin leporīnus, equivalent to lepor- (stem of lepus) hare + -īnus -ine1
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leporine

/ˈlɛpəˌraɪn/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling a hare
Word Origin
C17: from Latin leporīnus, from lepus hare
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