sciaenoid

noun
sci·ae·noid | \ -ˌnȯid \
plural -s

Definition of sciaenoid 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a sciaenoid fish

sciaenoid

adjective
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Definition of sciaenoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: resembling or related to the Sciaenidae

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First Known Use of sciaenoid

Noun

1834, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1832, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sciaenoid

Noun

New Latin Sciaena + English -oid

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sciaenid

Sciaenidae

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scialytic

sciamachy

Scian

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