anatine

anatine
/ˈænətin/ (say 'anuhteen), /-taɪn/ (say -tuyn)

adjective
1. of or relating to the Anatidae, the duck family.
2. resembling a duck; duck-like.
{Latin anatīnus}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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