- any of several fishes of the family Anabantidae, comprising the labyrinth fishes.
- belonging or pertaining to the family Anabantidae.
Origin of anabantid
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- any of various spiny-finned fishes constituting the family Anabantidae and including the fighting fish, climbing perch, and gouramiSee also labyrinth fish
- of, relating to, or belonging to the family Anabantidae
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