stromateoid

[ stroh-muh-tee-oid ]
/ ˌstroʊ məˈti ɔɪd /

adjective

resembling or related to the Stromateidae.

noun

a stromateoid fish.

Nearby words

  1. stroke work index,
  2. stroll,
  3. stroller,
  4. stroma,
  5. stromateid,
  6. stromatic,
  7. stromatolite,
  8. stromboli,
  9. strombolian,
  10. stromuhr

Origin of stromateoid

1880–85; < New Latin Stromate(idae) (see stromateid) + -oid

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