Pterois

noun
lionfishes
Syn: ↑genus Pterois
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Scorpaenidae, ↑family Scorpaenidae
Member Meronyms: ↑lionfish

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\\ˈterəwə̇s, -eˌrȯis\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, probably from Greek pteroeis feathered, winged, from pteron feather, wing
: a genus of small brilliantly colored scorpion fishes including the lion-fishes

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