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percoid

  
, percoidean  
      adj  
1    of, relating to, or belonging to the Percoidea, a suborder of spiny-finned teleost fishes including the perches, sea bass, red mullet, cichlids, etc.  
2    of, relating to, or resembling a perch  
      n  
3    any fish belonging to the suborder Percoidea  
     (C19: from Latin perca perch2 + -oid)  
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