plural noun Cer·a·ti·oi·dea \-ˌtīˈȯidēə\

Definition of Ceratioidea

  1. :  a suborder of Pediculati comprising oceanic anglers that lack pelvic fins and usually have a luminous tip on the illicium

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Origin and Etymology of ceratioidea

New Latin, from Ceratias (from Greek keratias horned) + -oidea

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to cast off or become cast off

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