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o·vine  audio  (vn) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of sheep; sheeplike.
NOUN:
An ovine animal.

ETYMOLOGY:
Late Latin ovnus, from Latin ovis, sheep; see owi- in Indo-European roots


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