Definitions

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  • adj. Like, or pertaining to, the goby, or the genus Gobius.
  • n. Any fish of this kind.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like, or pertaining to, the goby, or the genus Gobius.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or having the characters of the Gobioidea; like a goby, in a broad sense.
  • n. One of the Gobioidea; a goby or goby-like fish.

Etymologies

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Gobius +‎ -oid

Examples

  • More cryptic but equally fascinating are the mudskippers, a gobioid fish that climbs out of the water into mudflats and even climbs trees.

    Sundarbans mangroves

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