labroid

labrid (ˈlæbrɪd)

/ (ˈlæbrɔɪd, ˈleɪ-) /

noun

any percoid fish of the family Labridae (wrasses)

adjective

of or relating to the Labridae

Nearby words

  1. labradorescent,
  2. labradorite,
  3. labret,
  4. labrid,
  5. labrocyte,
  6. labrum,
  7. labrusca,
  8. labuan,
  9. laburnum,
  10. labyrinth

Word Origin for labroid

C19: from New Latin Labroidea, from Latin lābrus a fish, from labrum lip

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