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 for ferine
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ferine \Fe"rine\, a. [L. ferinus, fr. ferus wild. See Fierce.]
     Wild; untamed; savage; as, lions, tigers, wolves, and bears
     are ferine beasts. --Sir M. Hale. -- n. A wild beast; a beast
     of prey. -- Fe"rine*ly, adv. -- Fe"rine*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: wild and menacing; "a pack of feral dogs" [syn: feral,
             ferine, savage]

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