Molidae

plural noun Mol·i·dae \ˈmäləˌdē\

Definition of Molidae

  1. :  a family of large pelagic marine fishes (order Plectognathi) that have very large heads, short compact bodies, and teeth fused to form a beak and that lack a dorsal fin — see mola

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Origin and Etymology of molidae

New Latin, from Mola, type genus + -idae


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