from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the type genus of the Centropomidae, comprising the snooks, and including Centropomus undecimalis, a large bony sport fish also esteemed as food.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of fishes, typical of the family Centropomidæ, having a long pre-opercular spine, whence the name.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the Centropomidae: snooks
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