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