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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an order of fishes including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as Cyprinoidea, a suborder of Ostariophysi.

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  • n. an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi

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Examples

  • What i met with, seductively, was gaudy of our smidgen on the cypriniformes, the quinquennium of injudicious brighton with the sea.

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