Scalare meaning
[skuh-lair-ee, -lahr-ee]
Definitions of scalare is:
  • noun scalare
    any of three deep-bodied, cichlid fishes, Pterophyllum scalare, P. altum, and P. eimekei, inhabiting northern South American rivers, often kept in aquariums.
  • noun scalare
    any of a genus (Pterophyllum) of freshwater cichlid fishes of N South America, having a flattened body and transparent pectoral fins; angelfish: popular as an aquarium fish