Paprilus

noun
a genus of Stromateidae
Syn: ↑genus Paprilus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Stromateidae, ↑family Stromateidae
Member Meronyms: ↑harvestfish, ↑Paprilus alepidotus

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  • Paprilus alepidotus — noun butterfish up to a foot long of Atlantic waters from Chesapeake Bay to Argentina • Syn: ↑harvestfish • Hypernyms: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish, ↑stromateid • Member Holonyms: ↑Paprilus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Paprilus — noun a genus of Stromateidae • Syn: ↑Paprilus • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Stromateidae, ↑family Stromateidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • harvestfish — noun butterfish up to a foot long of Atlantic waters from Chesapeake Bay to Argentina • Syn: ↑Paprilus alepidotus • Hypernyms: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish, ↑stromateid • Member Holonyms: ↑Paprilus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Stromateidae — noun butterfishes: harvest fishes; dollar fishes • Syn: ↑Stromateidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   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

  • Stromateidae — noun butterfishes: harvest fishes; dollar fishes • Syn: ↑family Stromateidae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Perciformes, ↑order Perciformes, ↑Percomorphi, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stromateid — noun small marine fish with a short compressed body and feeble spines • Syn: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid fish • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stromateid fish — noun small marine fish with a short compressed body and feeble spines • Syn: ↑butterfish, ↑stromateid • Hypernyms: ↑percoid fish, ↑percoid, ↑percoidean • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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