Definition of hippotigrine in English:

hippotigrine

adjective

  • Designating an equine (genus Equus) that has striped markings, especially a zebra; of or relating to such an equine.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Hamilton Smith (1776–1859), soldier and natural historian.

Pronunciation

hippotigrine

/ˌhɪpə(ʊ)ˈtʌɪɡrʌɪn/