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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of grunts of the family Hæmulonidæ., having numerous species in tropical America. They are remarkable for their broad bodies and sometimes for bright colors. A. surinamensis, the pompon, is the commonest species.

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

  • n. a genus of Haemulidae


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