Associations to the word «Rachycentron»

Noun

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Wiktionary

RACHYCENTRON, proper noun. A taxonomic genus within the family Rachycentridae   — the cobia (Rachycentron canadum).
RACHYCENTRON CANADUM, proper noun. A taxonomic species within the family Rachycentridae   — the cobia, native to warm waters worldwide, considered a candidate for aquaculture.

Dictionary definition

RACHYCENTRON, noun. Genus and family are coextensive and comprise only the cobia.

Wise words

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