pleuronectid

adjective
pleu·​ro·​nec·​tid | \ ¦plu̇rə¦nektə̇d \

Definition of pleuronectid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Pleuronectidae

pleuronectid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of pleuronectid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae

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History and Etymology for pleuronectid

Adjective

New Latin Pleuronectidae

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“Pleuronectid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pleuronectid. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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