Holocentrus

noun
type genus of the family Holocentridae; squirrelfishes
Syn: ↑genus Holocentrus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Holocentridae, ↑family Holocentridae

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\\-rəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from hol- + -centrus (from Greek kentros sharp point, from kentein to prick, goad) — more at center
: the type genus of the family Holocentridae containing certain typical squirrelfishes

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Holocentrus — Holocentrus, so v.w. Holacentrus …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • holocentrus — hol·o·cen·trus …   English syllables

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