type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
Syn: ↑genus Clupea
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Clupeidae, ↑family Clupeidae
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˈklüpēə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, a small river fish
: the type genus of Clupeidae comprising the typical herrings

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