percoid: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (pûr'koid), [key]
— adj.
  1. belonging to the Percoidea, a group of acanthopterygian fishes comprising the true perches and related families, and constituting one of the largest natural groups of fishes.
  2. resembling a perch.
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