from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various tropical fishes of the genus Rasbora, of which several brightly colored species are kept in home aquariums.
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- n. A small fish, of the Cyprinidae family, similar to a minnow.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of Rasborina, containing numerous small cyprinoids of the Oriental and African waters. The lateral line runs along the lower half of the caudal part.
New Latin Rasbora, genus name, from a native word in the East Indies.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)