Epinephelus

noun Ep·i·neph·e·lus \ ˌepəˈnefələs \

Definition of Epinephelus

:a large genus of fishes of warm seas including a number of typical groupers — see serranidae

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Origin and Etymology of epinephelus

New Latin, from Greek epinephelos clouded, overcast, from epi- + nephelē cloud


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