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Words that rhyme with -ine

List of words that end with a "ine " sound

Ais forAntlion

Scientific name: family: myrmeleontidae
The antlion is the larval stage of a kind of flying insect often called a lacewing. Antlions get their name because they eat mostly ants. They live in dry, sandy areas and make their cocoons out of sand stuck together with silk. They catch ants to eat by digging small pits in the sand. Ants fall into the pits and have trouble getting back out, and the antlion comes out from hiding at the centre of the pit and eats them.
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Bis forBovine

An animal is bovine if it is the cow family.
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Bis forBrine

Brine is salty water. You can use brine to preserve things like olives. People describe the sea as brine. Salty water used for medical purposes is called saline.
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Cis forCanine

Canine means something relating to dogs, or describing something dog-like.
An iron is a device that gets very hot on the flat side underneath it. You rub the flat side on your clothes to remove the wrinkles and make sharp creases.
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Scientific name: taraxacum officinale
Dandelions are a small plant with yellow flowers. Most people consider them to be weeds. The seeds of the dandelion are spread by the wind, so they are light and fluffy. Some people say if you can blow all the dandelion seeds off at once, you are granted a wish.

Dis forDine

To dine simply means to eat your main meal of the day, usually dinner. It is most often used when you are talking about eating out at a restaurant.
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Intestines are part of your digestive tract. They are basically a long tube that runs from your stomach to your anus. The picture is of some pig intestines for sale at a market.
An iron is a device that is used for flattening out wrinkles in clothes. Irons have a handle at the top and a flat, smooth, metal bottom that is heated up. Once the bottom is hot it is rubbed over your clothes to smooth them out. Irons work better if the clothes are very slightly damp so many irons have a spray or steam feature. Old fashioned irons were made of solid metal, and you put them in a fire to heat them up. Modern irons are heated by electricity. Iron is also a type of metal.
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Scientific name: Fe
Iron is a common, fairly soft metal that rusts easily. Iron is rarely used in its pure form, it is usually strengthened to make steel. Iron is also the name given to a device used to flatten clothes.