genus Urophycis

noun
hakes
Syn: ↑Urophycis
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Gadidae, ↑family Gadidae
Member Meronyms: ↑ling

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  • codling — I. noun Date: 13th century 1. a young cod 2. any of several hakes (especially genus Urophycis) II. noun or codlin Etymology: alteration of Middle English querdlyng Date: 15th century a small immature apple; also any of sever …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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