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swine

noun [C] uk   us   /swaɪn/

swine noun [C] (PERSON)

(plural swine or swines) old-fashioned a person who you consider to be extremely unpleasant and unkind: You filthy swine! Her ex-husband sounds like an absolute swine.

swine noun [C] (ANIMAL)

(plural swine) old use or specialized biology a pig
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