1. cyprinid

adjective. of or relating to members of fish family Cyprinidae.

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2. cyprinid

noun. soft-finned mainly freshwater fishes typically having toothless jaws and cycloid scales.

Synonyms

  • chub
  • cyprinid fish
  • dace
  • Cyprinidae
  • rudd
  • Leuciscus leuciscus
  • Gobio gobio
  • family Cyprinidae
  • cypriniform fish
  • Tinca tinca
  • Phoxinus phoxinus
  • shiner
  • Carassius carassius
  • crucian carp
  • Carassius auratus
  • carp
  • tench
  • roach
  • goldfish
  • Scardinius erythrophthalmus
  • Rutilus rutilus
  • gudgeon
  • minnow
  • Carassius vulgaris

Example sentences of the word cyprinid


1. Noun, singular or mass
The goldfish is an animated, mid-sized cyprinid who typically grows to about 8 inches.

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