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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Porcine \Por"cine\, a. [L. porcinus, from porcus a swine. See
Of or pertaining to swine; characteristic of the hog.
"Porcine cheeks." --G. Eliot.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: relating to or suggesting swine; "comparison between
human and porcine pleasures"
2: repellently fat; "a bald porcine old man" [syn: gross,
3: resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy; "piggish
table manners"; "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his
porcine pot-bellied father"; "swinish slavering over food"
[syn: hoggish, piggish, piggy, porcine, swinish]
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