: of or belonging to Anableps or to the four-eyed fishes

Word History


New Latin Anablepidae, family of fishes, from Anableps, type genus + -idae

First Known Use

1943, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anablepid was in 1943

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“Anablepid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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