What does family branchiostegidae mean?

Definitions for family branchiostegidae
fam·i·ly bran·chioste·gi·dae

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  1. Branchiostegidae, family Branchiostegidaenoun

    small family of marine fishes having covered gills


  1. family branchiostegidae

    Family Branchiostegidae, also known as tilefishes, is a family of perciform fishes, characterised by their brightly coloured bodies and elongated, compressed forms. They typically dwell on the ocean floor, constructing burrows in the sediment. Members of this family are found mainly in deeper tropical to temperary waters of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. Their diet mainly comprises of small invertebrates.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of family branchiostegidae in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of family branchiostegidae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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    difficult to describe
    A elusive
    B appellative
    C contiguous
    D ambidextrous

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