Definition of Lyncean

1. a. Of or pertaining to the lynx.

Definition of Lyncean

1. Adjective. lynx (attributive) ¹

2. Adjective. acute (of eyesight) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lyncean

1. of or resembling a lynx [adj]

Medical Definition of Lyncean

1. Of or pertaining to the lynx. See: Lynx. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lyncean

lymphotaxis
lymphotoxicity
lymphotoxin
lymphotoxins
lymphotrophy
lymphotropic
lymphs
lymphuria
lymphy
lymphœdemata
lympphocytic choriomeningitis virus
lyms
lyn
lynage
lynages
lyncean (current term)
lynch
lynch law
lynch mob
lynch mobs
lynched
lyncher
lynchers
lynches
lynchet
lynchets
lynching
lynchings
lynchpin
lynchpins

Literary usage of Lyncean

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1. Lives of Eminent Persons: Consisting of Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Mahomet (1833)
"A few extracts from the Regulations will serve to shew the spirit in which this distinguished society was conceived :— " The lyncean Society desires for its ..."

2. Lives of Eminent Persons (1833)
"“The lyncean Society desires for its academicians, philosophers eager for real ... It is not within the lyncean plan to find leisure for recitations and ..."

3. Philosophical Observations on the Analogy Between the Propagation of Animals by James Parsons (1752)
"It is evident then, that the Members of this famous Academy held the Doctrine of * Altho* we do not find he was a lyncean, yet that he had much the fame ..."

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