Definitions for hystricine

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  1. hystricine(Adjective)

    Like or pertaining to porcupines

  2. Origin: From hystrix (genitive: hystricis), a kind of porcupine.

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  1. Hystricine(adj)

    like or pertaining to the porcupines

  2. Origin: [See Hystrix.]


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