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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A superfamily of uncertain limits, but containing the families Scombridæ, Histiophoridæ, Xiphiidæ, Lepidopodidæ, Trichiuridæ, Carangidæ, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. mackerels; tunas; albacores; bonitos; swordfishes; sailfishes

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