from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to any of very many fish, of the order Perciformes, that have fin spines, a swim bladder without a duct, usually ctenoid scales, and 17 or fewer caudal fin rays.
  • n. Such a fish

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to the Perciformes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form or structure of a perch; percoid; of or pertaining to the Perciformes.
  • n. A percoid fish; a member of the Perciformes.


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