Etymology
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feline (adj.)

"cat-like," 1680s, from Late Latin felinus "of or belonging to a cat," from Latin feles (genitive felis) "cat, wild cat, marten," which is of uncertain origin. Hence Modern Latin Felis, the cat genus. As a noun, "a feline animal" (popularly "a domestic cat") from 1861.

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Definitions of feline
1
feline (n.)
any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws;
Synonyms: felid
2
feline (adj.)
of or relating to cats;
feline fur
From wordnet.princeton.edu