Definitions for ursineˈɜr saɪn, -sɪn
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ur•sineˈɜr saɪn, -sɪn(adj.)
of or pertaining to a bear or bears; bearlike.
Origin of ursine:
1540–50; < L ursīnus=urs(us) bear +-īnus -ine1
of or relating to or similar to bears
Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of bears.
Covered in stiff bristles.
Origin: Mid 16th century, from ursinus, adjectival form of ursus.
of or pertaining to a bear; resembling a bear
Ursine is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lincoln County, Nevada, United States. It is located in the foothills of the White Rock Mountains on Eagle Valley about two miles downstream from the Eagle Valley Reservoir and Spring Valley State Park. The population was 91 at the 2010 census.
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