plural noun Sal·mo·per·cae \ˌsalmōˈpərˌsē, -rˌkē, -rˌkī\

Definition of Salmopercae

  1. :  a small order that comprises North American freshwater fishes in some respects intermediate between the Ostariophysi and the Percomorphi and includes the pirate perch and the trout-perches

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Origin and Etymology of salmopercae

New Latin, from Latin salmo salmon + percae, plural of perca perch — more at perch

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a trip made at another's expense

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