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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gadoid, gadoid fish(noun)

    a soft-finned fish of the family Gadidae


  1. gadoid(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to cod or the Gadidae family.

  2. Origin: From modern Latin gadus, from Ancient Greek ‘cod’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gadoid(adj)

    of or pertaining to the family of fishes (Gadidae) which includes the cod, haddock, and hake

  2. Gadoid(noun)

    one of the Gadidae

  3. Origin: [NL. gadus cod + -oid: cf. F. gadode gadoid, Gr. a sort of fish, F. gade.]

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