cero

noun
\ ˈser-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce cero (audio) \
plural cero or ceros

Definition of cero

: a large spotted food and sport fish (Scomberomorus regalis) of the warmer parts of the western Atlantic

First Known Use of cero

1869, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cero

modification of Spanish sierra saw, cero

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“Cero.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cero. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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