family Balistidae


family Balistidae
noun
triggerfishes
Syn: ↑Balistidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish family
Member Meronyms: ↑triggerfish, ↑Balistes, ↑genus Balistes, ↑filefish

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  • balistid — I. stə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Balistidae : of or relating to the family Balistidae II. noun ( s) : a fish of the family Balistidae …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Balistes — noun type genus of the Balistidae • Syn: ↑genus Balistes • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Balistidae, ↑family Balistidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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