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serranoid

[ ser-uh-noid ]
/ ˈsɛr əˌnɔɪd /
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adjective
resembling or related to the sea bass family Serranidae.
noun
a serranoid fish.
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Origin of serranoid

1880–85; <New Latin Serran(us) genus of fishes (Latin serr(a) sawfish + -ānus-an) + -oid
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