Trachypterus

noun
Tra·​chyp·​ter·​us | \ trəˈkiptərəs \

Definition of Trachypterus

: a genus of large oceanic fishes (order Allotriognathi) comprising the dealfishes and usually constituting a distinct family

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History and Etymology for Trachypterus

New Latin, from trachy- + -pterus

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“Trachypterus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Trachypterus. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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