megalopine

adjective
meg·​a·​lo·​pine | \ ˈmegəlōˌpīn, meˈgaləˌ- \

Definition of megalopine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to the megalops
2 [New Latin Megalop-, Megalops + English -ine] : of or relating to the genus Megalops

megalopine

noun
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plural -s

Definition of megalopine (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a megalops larva
2 : a fish of the genus Megalops

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History and Etymology for megalopine

Adjective

New Latin megalop-, megalops + English -ine

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“Megalopine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/megalopine. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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