from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A group including the greater part of fresh-water fishes, and many marine ones, having the ventral fins under the abdomen behind the pectorals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A name introduced into the ichthyological system of Linnæus, and variously applied:
- A section of the coleopterous family Carabidæ, proposed by Latreille for beetles with the abdomen enlarged in proportion to the thorax.
Sorry, no etymologies found.