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clinid

[ klin-id ]
/ ˈklɪn ɪd /
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noun
any of the blennioid fishes of the family Clinidae, of tropical and subtropical seas.
adjective
belonging or pertaining to the family Clinidae.
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Origin of clinid

<New Latin Clinidae, equivalent to Clin(us) genus name (of uncertain origin) + -idae-id2
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