Meaning of stromateid


Pronunciation: (strō"mu-tē'id), [key]
— n.
  1. any of numerous small marine fishes of the family Stromateidae, having a laterally compressed body and an expanded muscular esophagus, often lined with teeth.
  1. belonging or pertaining to the Stromateidae.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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