Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Resembling, related to, or belonging to the Scorpænidæ or Scorpænoidea.
  • noun A member of the family Scorpænidæ.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Zoöl.) Of or pertaining to the family Scorpænidæ, which includes the scorpene, the rosefish, the California rockfishes, and many other food fishes. [Written also scorpænid.] See Illust. under rockfish.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective zoology Of or relating to the family Scorpaenidae, which includes the scorpene, the rosefish, the California rockfishes, and many other food fishes.
  • noun A scorpaenid.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun fishes having the head armored with bony plates

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