Crangon

Crangon
noun
type genus of the family Crangonidae
Syn: ↑genus Crangon
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Crangonidae, ↑family Crangonidae

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\\ˈkranˌgän, -ˌ, gōn\
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek krangōn shrimp, prawn; perhaps akin to Greek keras horn — more at horn
synonym of crago

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