clupeoid

adjective
clu·​pe·​oid | \ -pēˌȯid \

Definition of clupeoid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to or like the herrings or the Clupeoidea

clupeoid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of clupeoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a clupeoid fish

History and Etymology for clupeoid

Adjective

New Latin Clupeoidea

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“Clupeoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clupeoid. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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