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|Noun||1.||order Synentognathi - order of fishes having spineless fins; needlefishes; sauries; flying fishes; halfbeaks|
animal order - the order of animals
Belonidae, family Belonidae - ferocious fishes of warm regions resembling but unrelated to the freshwater gars
family Hemiramphidae, Hemiramphidae - halfbeaks; marine and freshwater fishes closely related to the flying fishes but not able to glide