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- n. Any member of the Percidae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A perch, as a member of the Percidæ.
- Like a perch; percoid or percine.
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While the warmer-water percid and cyprinid species are restricted to the southwest and unlikely to extend their range to the north (unless moved by humans) because of dispersal barriers , the euryhaline salmonids are able to move from estuary to estuary as conditions allow.