genus Brama

noun
type genus of the Bramidae
Syn: ↑Brama
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bramidae, ↑family Bramidae
Member Meronyms: ↑pomfret, ↑Brama raii

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