noun Ser·ra·nus \-rānəs, -rän-\

Definition of Serranus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Serranidae) of fishes including numerous small Pacific sea basses some of which are regarded as highly toxic

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Origin and Etymology of serranus

New Latin, from Latin serra saw + -anus -an

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a brief usually trivial fact

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