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aquiline

adjective uk   us   /ˈæk.wɪ.laɪn/ literary
of or like an eagle (= large bird): an aquiline nose (= a nose curved like an eagle's beak) aquiline features (= a face with this type of nose)
Translations of “aquiline”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鷹的, 似鷹的, 鷹嘴似的,鉤狀的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鹰的, 似鹰的, 鹰嘴似的,钩状的…
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