aquiline definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or obtaining the faculties of an eagle.
    • Curved or addicted like an eagle's beak: an aquiline nose.
    • of, with respect to, or characteristic of eagles.
    • Belonging to or like an eagle.
    • Curving; hooked; prominent, like the beak of an eagle; -- applied specially on nostrils.
    • curved straight down like an eagle's beak
  • others:
    • Of or regarding the eagle.
    • Resembling an eagle; getting the traits of an eagle; specially, resembling an eagle's beak; curving; hooked; prominent.

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