from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The typical genus of ophidioid fishes. [Written also Ophidium.] See Illust. under ophidioid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of fishes, of the family Hexagrammidæ, found on the Pacific coast of North America from Sitka to Santa Barbara.
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