Ophiodontidae
Ophiodontidae Ophiodontidae prop. n. A natural family of fishes closely related to greenlings (fish of the genus {Hexagrammos}).

Syn: family {Ophiodontidae}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Ophiodontidae — noun fishes closely related to greenlings • Syn: ↑family Ophiodontidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scorpaenoidea, ↑suborder Scorpaenoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ophiodontidae — noun fishes closely related to greenlings • Syn: ↑Ophiodontidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scorpaenoidea, ↑suborder Scorpaenoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Ophiodon — noun a genus of Ophiodontidae • Syn: ↑Ophiodon • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ophiodontidae, ↑family Ophiodontidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ophiodon — noun a genus of Ophiodontidae • Syn: ↑genus Ophiodon • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ophiodontidae, ↑family Ophiodontidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish family — noun any of various families of fish • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Cobitidae, ↑family Cobitidae, ↑Cyprinidae, ↑family Cyprinidae, ↑Electrophoridae, ↑family Electrophori …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scorpaenoidea — noun mail cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards • Syn: ↑suborder Scorpaenoidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthopterygii, ↑superorder Acanthopterygii • …   Useful english dictionary

  • suborder Scorpaenoidea — noun mail cheeked fishes: scorpionfishes; gurnards • Syn: ↑Scorpaenoidea • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Acanthopterygii, ↑superorder Acanthopterygii • Member Me …   Useful english dictionary

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