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Meaning of "giraffine" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIRAFFINE

giraffine  [dʒɪˈræfaɪn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIRAFFINE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giraffine is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GIRAFFINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of giraffine in the English dictionary

The definition of giraffine in the dictionary is relating to the giraffe.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIRAFFINE


affine
ˈæfaɪn
confine
kənˈfaɪn
define
dɪˈfaɪn
didelphine
daɪˈdɛlfaɪn
elaphine
ˈɛləfaɪn
fine
faɪn
misdefine
ˌmɪsdɪˈfaɪn
overfine
ˌəʊvəˈfaɪn
overrefine
ˌəʊvərɪˈfaɪn
predefine
ˌpriːdɪˈfaɪn
reconfine
ˌriːkənˈfaɪn
redefine
ˌriːdɪˈfaɪn
refine
rɪˈfaɪn
superfine
ˌsuːpəˈfaɪn
superrefine
ˌsuːpərrɪˈfaɪn
sylphine
ˈsɪlfaɪn
tragelaphine
trəˈɡɛləˌfaɪn
ultrafine
ˈʌltrəˌfaɪn
unconfine
ˌʌnkənˈfaɪn
unfine
ʌnˈfaɪn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIRAFFINE

giraffe
giraffid
giraffoid
Giraldus Cambrensis
girandola
girandole
girasol
girasole
Giraud
Giraudoux
gird
girder
girdle
girdle scone
girdle traverse
girdle-like
girdlecake
girdler
girdlescone
girdlestead

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIRAFFINE

cuisine
cut it fine
determine
divine
eine
engine
genuine
hotline
imagine
in fine
ja well no fine
line
machine
magazine
olefine
on-the-spot fine
paraffine
parking fine
speeding fine
spot fine

Synonyms and antonyms of giraffine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giraffine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIRAFFINE

Find out the translation of giraffine to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giraffine from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giraffine» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

giraffine
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giraffine
570 millions of speakers

English

giraffine
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

giraffine
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

giraffine
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

giraffine
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giraffine
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

giraffine
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

giraffine
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zirafah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

giraffine
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

giraffine
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

giraffine
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jerapah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giraffine
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

giraffine
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जिराफिन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

giraffine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giraffine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

giraffine
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

giraffine
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giraffine
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giraffine
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

giraffine
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giraffine
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giraffine
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giraffine

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRAFFINE»

The term «giraffine» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.332 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIRAFFINE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «giraffine» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «giraffine» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giraffine

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIRAFFINE»

Discover the use of giraffine in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giraffine and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Evolution of the Long-Necked Giraffe (Giraffa ...
315: "Five giraffine taxa have been recorded from the early Pleistocene of Africa: G. jumae, G. camelopardalis, G. gracilis, G. stillei and G. pygmaeus. Cranial and postcranial characters appear both to separate and to support the acceptance of  ...
Wolf-Ekkehard Lönnig, 2011
2
Additional hydroids from the Seychelles
Dentition A few nearly complete lower tooth rows are known but the majority of Langebaahweg giraffine teeth were isolated specimens. The teeth are, in general , a little larger than those of the extant Giraffa camelopardalis and than Eurasian ...
N. A. Millard, J. Bouillon, 1976
3
Lothagam: The Dawn of Humanity in Eastern Africa
Two dental specimens, a left P3 (LT 26257) and a right mandible fragment with P4–M1 (LT 23669), represent Giraffa stillei or a giraffine of similar size. A number of postcranials might also belong to this species (table 11.6). LT 26270 is a ...
Meave G. Leakey, John Michael Harris, 2013
4
The Cambridge Natural History: Mammalia
The skull is clearly Giraffine. The basicranial axis is straight, and the fontanelle inthe lachrymal regionis very large. Uponthe frontal bones near their parietal border is a large bosson either side, which presumably represents the horn core or ...
Frank Evers Beddard
5
Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London
It is therefore somewhat surprising that the anatomy of the giraffine hepato-biliary system should have been adequately described but once and depicted (not very satisfactorily) twice only, that no account should exist of the neonatal liver, and ...
Zoological Society of London, 1950
6
Pronouncing English: A Stress-based Approach, with CD-Rom
... goddess, archduchess, dniidess -ful revengeful, purposeful, meaningful, disdainful -ing singing, bringing, talking, walking, shouting, being -ine medicine, porcine, tomatidine. emeraldine, giraffine -ish womanish, curmiidgeonish. impoverish, ...
Richard V. Teschner, Melvin Stanley Whitley, 2004
7
Popular Science
At first it was thought to be of a zebra-like character, on the evidence of certain stripes on its skin, but further investigation dispelled that notion, and Professor Eay Lankester has diagnosed it as a giraffine animal. It has been named Ohapi ...
8
The Arabic Contributions to the English Language: An ...
... African origin] A fleet African ruminant mammal, the tallest of living quadrupeds , also called camelopard; the constellation Camelopard; a former wing-shaped, upright piano; a car used in mining. -giraffine, giraffish, giraffe acacia/ camel/tree.
Garland Hampton Cannon, Alan S. Kaye, 1994
9
Vocabulary For Dummies
When you do this with animal names, you get words like bisontine (like a bison), giraffine (like a giraffe), elephantine (like an elephant), falconine (like a falcon), and so on. The tricky part is that, a lot of times, the root is the Latin or Greek word  ...
Laurie E. Rozakis, 2011
10
Homo Erectus: Pleistocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, ...
Relationships between early and middle Miocene giraffids and the well- documented Plio-Pleistocene sivatherine and giraffine lineages are unclear ( Churcher 1978; Hamilton 1978). Giraffinae first appear in the Siwalik Formation of India at ...
W. Henry Gilbert, Berhane Asfaw, 2008

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