cyprinidae definition

  • noun:
    • an all-natural category of fishes like the carp; tench; roach; rudd; and dace.
    • a family group of seafood including: carp; tench; roach; rudd; dace
    • a natural category of fishes including the carp; tench; roach; rudd; and dace.
    • a family of fish including: carp; tench; roach; rudd; dace
  • others:
    • A family of fresh-water fishes, typified because of the genus Cyprinus (the carp), of varying limits with various writers.
    • In conchology, a family of siphonate bivalve mollusks, taking title through the genus Cyprina.
    • A family of fresh-water fishes, typified by the genus Cyprinus (the carp), of different limits with different authors.
    • In conchology, a household of siphonate bivalve mollusks, using title through the genus Cyprina.

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