Esox, genus Esox

(noun) type and only genus of the family Esocidae

Source: WordNet® 3.1

E"sox, n. Etym: [L., a kind of pike.] (Zoöl.)

Definition: A genus of fresh-water fishes, including pike and pickerel.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition


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