plural noun Blen·ni·idae \bleˈnīəˌdē\

Definition of Blenniidae

  1. :  a large family of small carnivorous marine fishes comprising the typical blennies and with related forms constituting a suborder of the Percomorphi — see blennioidea

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Origin and Etymology of blenniidae

New Latin, from Blennius, type genus (from Latin, a sea fish) + -idae — more at blenny

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