Definition of Muraenids
1. muraenid [n] - See also: muraenid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Muraenids
Literary usage of Muraenids
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"... for such interpretations but it is probable that the posterior connection with the cranium of the dentigerous bones of the muraenids was one cause. ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1884)
"Gill and Ryder (p. 270), recognize this relationship, but deny that it indicates that this family is "from the same primitive stock as th? muraenids. ..."
3. American Fishes: A Popular Treatise Upon the Game and Food Fishes of North by George Brown Goode, Theodore Gill (1903)
"Some muraenids grow to a great size ; it has been declared that they may even reach a length of thirty feet ! They do occasionally attain a length of over ..."