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There are several words ending in "-ine" that can be used to make comparisons to animals. These include equine (resembling a horse), canine (resembling a dog), vulpine (resembling a fox) and porcine (resembling a pig).
Is there a word with the same ending that means resembling a rat?
Jun 26, 2019 at 17:34
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Yes, there is
which appears to be used mainly in murine academic papers:
of or relating to a murid genus (Mus) or its subfamily (Murinae) which includes the common household rats and mice.
Jun 26, 2019 at 17:39
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