Muraenidae

plural noun
Mu·​rae·​ni·​dae | \ -rēnəˌdē, -ren- \

Definition of Muraenidae

: a family of eels comprising the morays

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History and Etymology for Muraenidae

New Latin, from Muraena, type genus + -idae

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“Muraenidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Muraenidae. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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