from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. A natural family of short-headed marine fishes which are often brightly colored.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A family of trachinoid fishes of the temperate and tropical seas, including about six genera, the greater number of species being American.

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

  • n. short-headed marine fishes; often brightly colored


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