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I am an ENFP, procrastinator, and inventor of holidays. I wish I needed my own business cards. My daughter says that I'm a good fixer of things.

The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists. ~H. Allen Smith

The list is the origin of culture... ~Umberto Eco

EstroJen follows:
Oh! to do (Morning to-do lists: February 2019.)
activities (Walking, year eight!)
Mia Flower Fairies Poems
niv tarefas (fevereiro)
honeybee names (fem.)

- of, like, or pertaining to

  • alar - wings or winged
  • alaudine - skylarks
  • alliaceous - like onions or garic in taste or smell
  • altricial - helpless at birth
  • amygdaline - almonds
  • amylaceous - starch
  • anatine - ducks
  • anemophilous - wind distributed pollen
  • apian - bees
  • apyrous - incombustable
  • aquiline - eagles
  • arboreal - trees or living in trees
  • asinine - asses
  • atavistic - reverting to ancestral or more primitive type
  • azoic - without life
  • balaniferous - acorn bearing
  • batrachian - frogs and toads
  • bombic - silkworms
  • borborygmic - the sound of gas rumbling in intestines
  • bovine - oxen & cows
  • brachydactylic - abnormally short fingers or toes
  • brumal - winter
  • brumous - fog or mist
  • bubaline - buffalo
  • cadaveric - putrefaction
  • calcareous - limestone, calcium, or lime
  • cancrine - crabs
  • canine - dogs
  • caprifoliaceous - honeysuckle
  • caprine - goats
  • cartilaginous - cartilage
  • cepaceous - onions
  • cetacine - whales
  • chelonian - turtles
  • circadian - 24 hour cycles
  • cnidarian - jellyfish & anenomes
  • columbine - doves
  • corvine - crows
  • creophagous - carnivorous
  • cruciferous - cabbage & mustard
  • cygnine - swans
  • delphinine - dolphins
  • didine - dodos
  • dorsicumbent - lies on one's back
  • dulotic - slave-holding, like ants enslaving colonies
  • eburnean - ivory
  • ectomycorrhizal - symbiotic relationship with a plant
  • edentulous - without teeth
  • emetic - causing vomiting
  • epiphytic - plants that grow on other plants
  • equine - horses
  • erinaceous - hedgehogs
  • errhine - causing mucus
  • erumpent - bursting through a surface
  • eutrophic - nutrition
  • farinaceous - meal
  • fecund - fertile or productive
  • feline - cats
  • fimetic - dung
  • fluminous - rivers
  • folicolous - living and growing upon leaves
  • formicide - ants
  • fuliginous - soot or smoke
  • glabrous - hairless
  • gnathic - the jaw
  • graveolent - stinky, fetid
  • gryllic - crickets
  • hederaceous - ivy
  • hippuric - urine of horses or herbivorous animals
  • hircine - smelly goats
  • hirudine - leeches
  • homarine - lobsters
  • hyetal - rainy regions
  • ignivomous - vomiting fire
  • impennate - flightless or penguins
  • infundibular - funnel-shaped
  • ingressive - the sound of inhaling
  • inquiline - dwells with another animal
  • insectivorous - bug eaters
  • intumescent - swelling
  • jumentous - smelling like horse urine
  • keratose - horny
  • lacustrine - lakes
  • lampyridine - glow worms & fireflies
  • leonine - lions
  • lepidopterous - butterflies
  • leporine - hares
  • leucous - albinistic
  • lignescent - partly woody
  • limacine - slugs
  • limicolous - living in the mud
  • lipostomatous - mouthless
  • luminescent - giving off light
  • lupine - wolves
  • lupuline - hops
  • malacozoic - molluscan life
  • masticory - chewing
  • megapterine - humpback whales
  • meleagrine - turkeys
  • mephitic - noxious, stinky
  • muticous - pointless, blunt
  • nariform - like a nostril
  • natory - swimming
  • nepid - water scorpions
  • nidicolous - remaing in a nest long after hatched
  • nidorous - the smell of roast meat
  • noctiflorus - blooming at night
  • noctiluca - phosphorescent
  • nyctalopic - night blindness
  • nyctinastic - petals close at night
  • ombrophilous - plants tolerant of wet conditions
  • ombrophobus - water shedding plants
  • omphacine - excretions from or unripe fruit
  • oscine - singing birds
  • ossivorous - bone eating
  • otarine - eared seals
  • ovine - sheep
  • palamate - web-footed
  • palatoglossal - tongue
  • palinal - backward jaw motion
  • panivorous - bread eating
  • papilionaceous - butterfly-shaped
  • pardine - leopard or spotted
  • pavonine - peacocks
  • pelagic - open sea or ocean
  • peristeronic - pigeons
  • petechilate - spotted
  • phocine - seals
  • piscatorial/ piscine - fish
  • pithecoid - anthropoid apes
  • pluvial - rain
  • poculiform - cup shaped
  • polyphageous - eats many types of food
  • pomaceous - apples
  • porcine - pigs & swine
  • psittacine - parrots
  • puicine - fleas
  • purpuriparous - producing purple secretion
  • quercine - oaks
  • rangiferine - reindeer
  • ranine - frogs
  • raptorial - feeding on birds
  • ratite - flightless birds
  • rostrate - beak or beak-like part
  • ruminant - cud chewers
  • rupestrian - occurring on rocks
  • saproprytic - plants living on dead/ decaying organic matter
  • scatophagous - shit-eating
  • sciurine - squirrels
  • scotophil - growing best in darkness
  • sematic - warning signs like the color of poisonous snakes
  • serotinous - late in developing
  • setaceous - bristled
  • simian - apes
  • squaliform - resembles shark
  • strabismic - squinting
  • sylvan - forests
  • synanthropic - wild species living near and benefit from humans
  • taurine - bulls
  • terricolous - living in or on the ground
  • thalassic - smaller or inland seas
  • thanatotic - feigning death
  • theriomorphic - having the form of an animal
  • trochiline - hummingbirds
  • ungulate - hooved
  • ursine - bears
  • vellutinous - velvety covering of short, dense, silky, upright hair
  • vermiform - worm shaped
  • vespine - wasps
  • vestigial - organ or tissue, having little or no utility
  • viminal - twigs
  • virulent - super-poisonous
  • viticular - calves
  • viviparous - bearing live young
  • vomeronasal - near the vomer bone between nose and mouth
  • vulpine - foxes
  • vulturine - vultures
  • xenogamous - cross fertilization
  • xeromorphic - desert plants storing water
  • zoonotic - diseases passed from animals to people
  • zymotic - fermentation
apr 26 2012 ∞
jul 16 2014 +
user picture vagabond: I really love your lists, Jen! (I'm assuming your name is Jen, haha) apr 26 2012
user picture EstroJen: I am a Jen :) Thanks for the ego-boost Stevie Rae! apr 28 2012
user picture Holly: Oh, I love this one! apr 26 2012
user picture EstroJen: Thank-you very much Holly. Appreciate the feedback! apr 28 2012