Meaning of gadine in English:

gadine

Pronunciation /ˈɡeɪdʌɪn/ /ˈɡadʌɪn/

noun

Zoology
  • Any fish belonging to the subfamily Gadinae of the cod family (Gadidae).

    The subfamily Gadinae comprises the genus Gadus (cod, haddock, etc.) and closely related genera.

adjective

Zoology
  • Belonging to the subfamily Gadinae; relating to or characteristic of this subfamily.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John Sterling Kingsley (1854–1929). From scientific Latin Gadus, genus name + -ine, after scientific Latin Gadinae, subfamily name.