plural -es
: a fish (Platypoecilus variatus) related to the common platy and often kept in the tropical aquarium

Word History


New Latin variatus (specific epithet of Platypoecilus variatus), from Latin, past participle of variare to vary

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“Variatus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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