Definition of pulicine in US English:

pulicine

adjective

rare
  • Of or relating to a flea or fleas.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From post-classical Latin pulicinus of or relating to fleas from classical Latin pūlic-, pūlex flea + -īnus.

Pronunciation

pulicine

/ˈpjuːlɪsʌɪn/