Hippoglossus

noun
halibuts
Syn: ↑genus Hippoglossus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pleuronectidae, ↑family Pleuronectidae

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\\ˌhipəˈgläsəs, -lȯs-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from hipp- + -glossus (from Greek glōssa tongue) — more at gloss
: a genus of flatfishes containing the typical halibuts and sometimes being made to be the type of a separate family but usually included in the Pleuronectidae

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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