genus Oligoplites

noun
leatherjackets
Syn: ↑Oligoplites
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Carangidae, ↑family Carangidae
Member Meronyms: ↑leatherjacket, ↑leatherjack

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