Rachycentron

noun Rachy·cen·tron \ˌrakēˈsen‧ˌträn\

Definition of Rachycentron

  1. :  a genus (coextensive with the family Rachycentridae) of pelagic marine percoid fishes comprising solely the cobia

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Origin and Etymology of rachycentron

New Latin, irregular from rachi- + Greek kentron sharp point — more at center


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