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carangoid

[ kuh-rang-goid ]
/ kəˈræŋ gɔɪd /
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adjective
resembling a fish of the family Carangidae; carangid.
noun
a carangoid fish.
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Origin of carangoid

1860–65; <New Latin Carang- (stem of Caranx) genus name, a pseudo-Greek form + -oid
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