belonging or pertaining to the cod family, Gadidae.
a gadid fish.
Also ga·doid [gey-doid] /ˈgeɪ dɔɪd/.
Origin of gadid
1885–90; < New Latin Gadidae, equivalent to Gad(us) the cod genus (< Greek gádos a kind of fish) + -idae -id2
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The cod family (Gadid) has many species in northern seas and a few south of the equator.Zoology: The Science of Animal Life
any marine teleost fish of the family Gadidae, which includes the cod, haddock, whiting, and pollack
of, relating to, or belonging to the Gadidae
Word Origin for gadid
C19: see gadoid
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