sparid fish

noun
spiny-finned food fishes of warm waters having well-developed teeth
Syn: ↑sparid
Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean
Hyponyms:
Member Holonyms: ↑Sparidae, ↑family Sparidae

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  • sparid — noun spiny finned food fishes of warm waters having well developed teeth • Syn: ↑sparid fish • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑sheepshead, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • percoid fish — noun any of numerous spiny finned fishes of the order Perciformes • Syn: ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hypernyms: ↑spiny finned fish, ↑acanthopterygian • Hyponyms: ↑perch, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • percoid — noun any of numerous spiny finned fishes of the order Perciformes • Syn: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoidean • Hypernyms: ↑spiny finned fish, ↑acanthopterygian • Hyponyms: ↑perch, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • percoidean — noun any of numerous spiny finned fishes of the order Perciformes • Syn: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid • Hypernyms: ↑spiny finned fish, ↑acanthopterygian • Hyponyms: ↑perch, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pinfish — noun similar to sea bream; small spiny finned fish found in bays along the southeastern coast of the United States • Syn: ↑sailor s choice, ↑squirrelfish, ↑Lagodon rhomboides • Hypernyms: ↑sparid, ↑sparid fish • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • squirrelfish — noun 1. similar to sea bream; small spiny finned fish found in bays along the southeastern coast of the United States • Syn: ↑pinfish, ↑sailor s choice, ↑Lagodon rhomboides • Hypernyms: ↑sparid, ↑sparid fish • Member H …   Useful english dictionary

  • Archosargus probatocephalus — noun large (up to 20 lbs) food fish of the eastern coast of the United States and Mexico • Syn: ↑sheepshead • Hypernyms: ↑sparid, ↑sparid fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Archosargus, ↑genus Archosargus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chrysophrys auratus — noun Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots • Syn: ↑snapper • Hypernyms: ↑sparid, ↑sparid fish • Member Holonyms: ↑Chrysophrys, ↑genus Chrysophrys …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Sparidae — noun porgies; scups • Syn: ↑Sparidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑order Percomorphi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lagodon rhomboides — noun similar to sea bream; small spiny finned fish found in bays along the southeastern coast of the United States • Syn: ↑pinfish, ↑sailor s choice, ↑squirrelfish • Hypernyms: ↑sparid, ↑sparid fish • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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