viverrine /VIV-ər-iyn/. adjective. Resembling or related to the civet or ferret.
“He knew as a fact that the feline teeth had a certain structure, and that the dental formula of the viverrine animals is different. ” (B.H. Baden-Powell)
“In the science of subjective mind-healing, both cause and effect exist in the full and perfect idea that the mind is Mind. Everything depends on mental typography. This is why we use capital letters so often. Not only in the pamphlets in our reading rooms but in the way we picture our thoughts. Fear-Chains of Asthma. Dominant Drift. Ether of Timeless Being. My name is Viverrine Gentian. Who are you?”
(Don DeLillo, from Ratner’s Star)