Meaning of phacochoerine in English:

phacochoerine

Pronunciation /ˌfakə(ʊ)ˈkɪəriːn/

adjective

rare Zoology
  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of (extant or fossil) warthogs.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From scientific Latin Phacochoerus, genus name + -ine.