Olisthops

noun
Olis·​thops | \ ˈälə̇sˌthäps, əˈlis- \

Definition of Olisthops

: a genus of Pacific scarid fishes including the Australian herring-cale

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History and Etymology for Olisthops

New Latin, from Greek olisthos slippery (akin to olisthanein to slip) + New Latin -ops

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“Olisthops.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Olisthops. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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