aquiline[ak′wə līn′, -lin]
aquiline definition by Webster's New World
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- of or like an eagle
- curved or hooked like an eagle's beak: an aquiline nose
Origin: Classical Latin aquilinus ; from aquila, eagle
aquiline definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of an eagle.
- Curved or hooked like an eagle's beak: an aquiline nose.
Origin: Latin aquilīnus, from aquila, eagle.
- aqˌui·linˈi·ty noun