[ee-kwahyn, ek-wahyn] /ˈi kwaɪn, ˈɛk waɪn/
of, relating to, or resembling a horse:
a bold, equine face.
of, relating to, or resembling a horse
of, relating to, or belonging to the family Equidae, which comprises horses, zebras, and asses
1765, from Latin equinus, from equus “horse,” from PIE root *ekwo- “horse” (cf. Greek hippos, Old Irish ech, Old English eoh, Gothic aihwa-, Sanskrit açva-, Avestan aspa-, Old Church Slavonic ehu-, all meaning “horse”).
equine e·quine (ē’kwīn’, ěk’wīn’)
Characteristic of or resembling horses or related animals, such as donkeys.
[ee-kwuh-nok-shuh l, ek-wuh-] /ˌi kwəˈnɒk ʃəl, ˌɛk wə-/ adjective 1. pertaining to an or the , or to the equality of day and night. 2. pertaining to the . 3. occurring at or about the time of an . 4. Botany. (of a flower) opening regularly at a certain hour. noun 5. . 6. . […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. . noun 1. another name for celestial equator equinoctial circle See celestial equator.
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noun 1. either of the two points at which the celestial equator and the ecliptic intersect each other; the position of the sun’s center at the equinoxes. noun 1. either of the two points at which the celestial equator intersects the ecliptic