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Related / Similar Words: common snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, Chrysophrys auratus, cracker, cracker bonbon, center

 

Definition:
  • large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite;
  • any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters;
  • Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots;
  • a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends;
  • flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas;
  • (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback; "the center fumbled the handoff";

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    Hyponyms: red snapper, Lutjanus blackfordi, gray snapper, mangrove snapper, Lutjanus griseus, mutton snapper, muttonfish, Lutjanus analis, schoolmaster, Lutjanus apodus, yellowtail, yellowtail snapper, Ocyurus chrysurus

     

    Part Meronyms: Chrysophrys auratus

     

    Member Meronyms: Chelydra, genus Chelydra, Lutjanidae, family Lutjanidae, Chrysophrys, genus Chrysophrys

     

    Derivational Morphology: snap, click, flick, crack

     

    Anagrams: spanner

     

     
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