fierasfer

noun \"\

Definition of fierasfer

plural

-s

  1. :  any of the small inquiline fishes of the genus Carapus

fierasferoid

noun or adjective

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Fierasfer

Fi·e·ras·fer \ˌfīəˈrasfə(r) ˌfēə-\

Definition of Fierasfer

  1. taxonomic synonym of carapus

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Origin and Etymology of fierasfer

New Latin, from Provençal fielat-fèr, fierasfèr, from fielat, fieras net, moray (from Old Provençal filat, from fil thread, from Latin filum) + fèr fierce, wild, from Latin ferus — more at file


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