adjective ga·doid \ˈgā-ˌdid, ˈga-\

Definition of GADOID

:  resembling or related to the cods
gadoid noun

Origin of GADOID

New Latin Gadus, genus of fishes, from Greek gados, a fish
First Known Use: circa 1842


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