Definition of piscine in English:


Line breaks: pis|cine
Pronunciation: /ˈpɪsʌɪn


  • Of or concerning fish.
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    • The mystery of fish slumber lies within the greater mystery of the piscine mind.
    • Three summers ago, there were so many insects that piscine sumptuary laws could have been declared.
    • But that could be difficult for the piscine inhabitants of Yorkshire rivers these dark, cold December nights.


late 18th century: from Latin piscis 'fish' + -ine1.

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