Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of surf-fishes of the family Embiotocid√¶, remarkable for their brilliant red and blue colors, and for the elongation of the body-cavity: found on the coast of California. H. caryi is the common species.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.