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cervine

[sur-vahyn, -vin] /ˈsɜr vaɪn, -vɪn/
adjective
1.
2.
of deer or the deer family.
3.
of a deep tawny color.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Latin cervīnus of, pertaining to a deer, equivalent to cerv(us) deer + -īnus -ine1
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cervine

/ˈsɜːvaɪn/
adjective
1.
resembling or relating to a deer
2.
of a dark yellowish-brown colour
Word Origin
C19: from Latin cervīnus, from cervus a deer
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