Meaning of COREGONUS in English


ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈgōnəs noun

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, from Greek korē pupil of the eye + New Latin -gonus (from Greek gōnia angle) — more at crescent , diagonal

: a genus of plainly colored salmonid fishes comprising the typical whitefishes of the lakes of Europe, Asia, and No. America — see whitefish

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