Meaning of pithecine in English:

pithecine

Pronunciation /ˈpɪθɪsʌɪn/ /ˈpɪθɪsiːn/ /pɪˈθiːsʌɪn/

adjective

Zoology

noun

Zoology

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From ancient Greek πίθηκος ape + -ine.