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Amia

noun \ˈāmēə, ˈam-\

Definition of Amia

  1. :  a genus of primitive fishes (family Amiidae) containing the bowfin as its only surviving species

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Origin and Etymology of amia

New Latin, from Greek, a tunny


First Known Use: circa 1801


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Amia

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Definition of Amia

  1. taxonomic synonym of apogon

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    Origin and Etymology of amia

    New Latin, from Greek, a tunny


    First Known Use: 1912


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