Definition of pardine in US English:

pardine

adjective

rare
  • Relating to, resembling, or characteristic of a leopard.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John G. Wood (1827–1889), natural historian and microscopist. From pard or its etymon classical Latin pardus + -ine.

Pronunciation

pardine

/ˈpɑːdʌɪn/