Myxocephalus
Myxocephalus Myxocephalus prop. n. A genus of fish including the grubb ({Myxocephalus aenaeus}), a type of sculpin.

Syn: genus {Myxocephalus}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Myxocephalus — noun grubby • Syn: ↑genus Myxocephalus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cottidae, ↑family Cottidae • Member Meronyms: ↑grubby …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myxocephalus aenaeus — Myxocephalus Myxocephalus prop. n. A genus of fish including the grubb ({Myxocephalus aenaeus}), a type of sculpin. Syn: genus {Myxocephalus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myxocephalus aenaeus — noun small sculpin of the coast of New England • Syn: ↑grubby • Hypernyms: ↑sculpin • Member Holonyms: ↑Myxocephalus, ↑genus Myxocephalus …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Myxocephalus — noun grubby • Syn: ↑Myxocephalus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cottidae, ↑family Cottidae • Member Meronyms: ↑grubby, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cottidae — noun sculpins • Syn: ↑family Cottidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scorpaenoidea, ↑suborder Scorpaenoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Cottidae — noun sculpins • Syn: ↑Cottidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scorpaenoidea, ↑suborder Scorpaenoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • grubby — grubby1 grubbily, adv. grubbiness, n. /grub ee/, adj., grubbier, grubbiest. 1. dirty; slovenly: children with grubby faces and sad eyes. 2. infested with or affected by grubs or larvae. 3. contemptible: grubby political tricks. [ …   Universalium

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