Pristis

noun
type genus of the Pristidae
Syn: ↑genus Pristis
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pristidae, ↑family Pristidae
Member Meronyms: ↑smalltooth sawfish, ↑Pristis pectinatus

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\\ˈpristə̇s\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, sawfish, from Greek — more at prism
: the type and sole recent genus of Pristidae

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