Ovine meaning

ōvīn
A sheep.
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Of, relating to, or characteristic of sheep; sheeplike.
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Of, or having the nature of, sheep.
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Relating to or characteristic of sheep.
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Specifically, resembling a sheep in character; passive, of low intelligence and acquiescent.
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Of, pertaining to, resembling, or being a sheep.
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Origin of ovine

  • Late Latin ovīnus from Latin ovis sheep owi- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition