Cyprinoidea

plural noun Cyp·ri·noi·dea \ˌsiprəˈnȯidēə\

Definition of Cyprinoidea

  1. :  a suborder or other division of Ostariophysi comprising the carps and certain related fishes (such as suckers and loaches)

cyprinoidean

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of cyprinoidea

New Latin, from Cyprinus + -oidea


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