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feline

fe·line

feline

pronunciation:
fi laIn
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to the family of cats, both domestic and wild.
definition 2: resembling a cat in some characteristic, esp. grace or stealth of movement.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a member of the cat family.
similar words:
cat
derivations: felinely (adv.), felineness (n.), felinity (n.)
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