Blennioid
Blennioid Blen"ni*oid, Blenniid Blen"ni*id, a. [Blenny + -oid] (Zo["o]l.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the blennies. [1913 Webster]

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  • blennioid — noun elongated mostly scaleless marine fishes with large pectoral fins and reduced pelvic fins • Syn: ↑blennioid fish • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑blenny, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • blennioid — /blen ee oyd /, adj. 1. resembling a blenny. 2. of or pertaining to the blennies. [1860 65; BLENNY + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • blennioid — noun Any member of the true blennies of the suborder Blennioidei …   Wiktionary

  • blennioid — blen·ni·oid …   English syllables

  • blennioid — /ˈblɛniɔɪd/ (say bleneeoyd) adjective 1. resembling a blenny. 2. relating to the blennies …   Australian English dictionary

  • blennioid fish — noun elongated mostly scaleless marine fishes with large pectoral fins and reduced pelvic fins • Syn: ↑blennioid • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑blenny, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blenniid — Blennioid Blen ni*oid, Blenniid Blen ni*id, a. [Blenny + oid] (Zo[ o]l.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the blennies. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clinid — noun mostly small blennioid fishes of coral reefs and seagrass beds • Syn: ↑clinid fish • Hypernyms: ↑blennioid fish, ↑blennioid • Member Holonyms: ↑Clinidae, ↑family Clinidae * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • clinid fish — noun mostly small blennioid fishes of coral reefs and seagrass beds • Syn: ↑clinid • Hypernyms: ↑blennioid fish, ↑blennioid • Member Holonyms: ↑Clinidae, ↑family Clinidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • wrymouth — noun eellike Atlantic bottom fish with large almost vertical mouth • Syn: ↑ghostfish, ↑Cryptacanthodes maculatus • Hypernyms: ↑blennioid fish, ↑blennioid • Member Holonyms: ↑Cryptacanthodes, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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