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scombroid

/scom·broid/ (skom´broid)
1. of or pertaining to the suborder Scombroidea.
2. a fish of the suborder Scombroidea. See also under poisoning.

scombroid

(skŏm′broid′)
n.
Any of various marine fishes of the suborder Scombroidei, which includes the barracudas, mackerels, and tunas.

scom′broid′ adj.

scombroid

[skom′broid]
Etymology: Gk, scombros, mackerel, eidos, form
pertaining to fish of the Scombridae and Scomberesocidae families, which include skipjack, mackerel, bonito, and tuna.

scombroid

(skŏm′broyd)
Fish of the suborder Scombroidea, including mackerel, tuna, bonito, albacore, and skipjack.