Language Quiz / Curious animal connections

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Can you name the English words derived from animals?

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DefinitionWordFurther etymology
Bulbous wind instrument with a flute-like quality (popularized by a certain Legend of Zelda game)
Bodily tissue contracted to produce movement
Yellow-flowered plant in the daisy family whose flower heads form so-called 'clocks'
Gambling game in which two dice are rolled, popular in casinos
Greek art form in which the protagonist suffers a calamitous downfall
Type of pasta similar to spaghetti, presented in long, very thin strands
Greek town famous for its oracle at the Temple of Apollo
Belonging to or situated around the North Pole; extremely cold
Medicinal preparation used to confer immunity to a particular disease
Ceramic material made from kaolin (china clay), sometimes used for china in general
The medieval system of knighthood, embodying the values of courtly love, valour, etc.
Ancestry or lineage, especially of animals

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