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Webster

English Word:

carina


English Pronunciation:

ca•ri•na


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(Latin), keel.


⇨Definition

1. (Botanical) A keel. (a) That part of a papilionaceous flower, consisting of two petals, commonly united, which incloses the organs of fructification. (b) A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.

2. (Zoölogy) The keel of the breastbone of birds.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

From Latin carina (“keel”).


Noun:

carina (plural carinas or carinae) A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat. (botany) Part of a papilionaceous flower consisting of two petals, commonly united, which encloses the organs of fructification. (zoology) The keel of the breastbone of birds.


Adjective:

Adjective carina f feminine of carino


Anagrams:

acinar arnica Carian Ciaran crania


Reference:

carina

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