vulpine


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vulpine

of, relating to, or resembling a fox
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YThe Mullins name is etched into this race's history, however, with the champion trainer's father, the late great Paddy Mullins, winning the 1966 renewal with Vulpine.
I said I only knew the fox trot and he grinned again--a curious, vulpine grin.
Other figures in these mandalas are inexplicably drawn with animalistic features whether ophidian, vulpine, or relating to other animals entirely.
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Such a deliberately vague physical description immediately undercuts the typical mode of exposition in such tales: whereas the narrators of Dupin and Holmes' tales are at pains to expound on the strikingly vulpine features and preternatural incisiveness of the male detective, the omniscient narrator of the Loveday Brooke tales draws the attention of the reader to her apparent ordinariness and the ease with which she appropriates and experiments with certain gendered roles in her investigative endeavours.
Barrett has suggested that the term mao originally referred to a larger, more ferocious vulpine, such as a wildcat, thus implying that the early domestication of the cat might provide clues as to why it has not exerted a great appeal as a malevolent or mysterious supernatural force.
But as these and other women take on vulpine features, as they become "foxy," they are at once more attractive and more threatening, as was the Proverbial seductress.
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The drawing is a kind of Platonic form of the canine species--long, vulpine ears, pointed snout--save for its curious eyes: one light colored, one dark.
Anna Kendrick, with her shrewd vulpine expression, is a much better actress -- but gets wasted here, as the Bella who's looking beyond the Bellas.