/ (ˈlæbrɔɪd, ˈleɪ-) /
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any percoid fish of the family Labridae (wrasses)
of or relating to the Labridae
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Word Origin for labroid
C19: from New Latin Labroidea, from Latin lābrus a fish, from labrum lip
Words nearby labroid
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How to use labroid in a sentence
Pea′chick, the young of the pea-fowl; Pea′cock-fish, a variegated labroid fish; Pea′-fowl, the peacock or peahen.
Tautog, taw-tog′, n. a labroid fish of the United States Atlantic coast.