genus Makaira

noun
marlins
Syn: ↑Makaira
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Istiophoridae, ↑family Istiophoridae
Member Meronyms: ↑marlin

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  • Makaira — Marlins Temporal range: Late Miocene to Present[1] Black marlin, Makaira nigricans Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Makaira — noun marlins • Syn: ↑genus Makaira • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Istiophoridae, ↑family Istiophoridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Atlantic blue marlin — Atlantic blue marlin …   Wikipedia

  • Istiophoridae —   Marlínes Clasificación científica Reino: Animalia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Marlin — For other uses, see Marlin (disambiguation). Marlin Atlantic blue marlin Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Black marlin — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata …   Wikipedia

  • Istiophoridae — noun sailfishes; spearfishes; marlins • Syn: ↑family Istiophoridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scombroidea, ↑suborder Scombroidea • Member Meronym …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Istiophoridae — noun sailfishes; spearfishes; marlins • Syn: ↑Istiophoridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Scombroidea, ↑suborder Scombroidea • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • marlin — marlin1 /mahr lin/, n., pl. (esp. collectively) marlin, (esp. referring to two or more kinds or species) marlins. any large, saltwater game fish of the genera Makaira and Tetrapterus, having the upper jaw elongated into a spearlike structure.… …   Universalium

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