Definition of carangid in English:
A marine fish of the jack family (Carangidae), whose members typically have a sloping forehead and two dorsal fins.
- Eagle rays, manta rays, sharks, barracudas and carangids can easily be seen in the blue.
- The outer shelf assemblage was primarily composed of oceanic pelagic taxa, such as carangids and scombrids, and mesopelagic taxa.
- Among these fishes the carangids and the ribbon fishes could be effectively utilised for surimi production in our country.
late 19th century: from modern Latin Carangidae (plural), from the genus name Caranx.
Definition of carangid in:
- US English dictionary
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