scaroid

adjective
scar·​oid | \ ˈska(a)ˌrȯid \

Definition of scaroid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: resembling or related to the Scaridae

scaroid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of scaroid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a scaroid fish

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History and Etymology for scaroid

Adjective

New Latin Scarus + English -oid

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“Scaroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scaroid. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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