Prionotus

noun
a genus of Triglidae
Syn: ↑genus Prionotus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Triglidae, ↑family Triglidae
Member Meronyms: ↑northern sea robin, ↑Prionotus carolinus

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\\ˌprīəˈnōd.əs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from prion- + -notus
: a genus of gurnards comprising the typical sea robins

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