allotriognathi


allotriognathi
\\əˌlä.trēˈägnəˌthī\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek allotrio- (from allotrios strange) + gnathoi, plural of gnathos jaw
: an order or suborder of oceanic teleost fishes comprising the opah, the dealfishes, ribbonfishes, and related forms

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  • taeniosomi — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈsōˌmī noun plural Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from taen + somi (from Greek sōma body) more at soma in some classifications : a suborder of Allotriognathi containing the oarfishes and dealfishes …   Useful english dictionary

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